Private Project

Catch The Heart

World Top Professional Dancers, Current World Professional Rhythm Champions, Current United States Rhythm Champions, Current 3 times Blackpool/British Open Professional Rhythm Champions, Two times World Professional Latin Showdance Champions, 5 times United States National Professional Latin Showdance, Andre and Natalie Paramonov experiencing a magical transformation before the eyes of the audience after entering a photo gallery.

The mesmerizing atmosphere, the penetrating energy of the photographs depicting human history provokes artists to think about life choices, purpose of art, love...

Their reflections are intertwined with captivating dances, poetry, amazing images, and a striking story of a photographer Mario Basner, a creator of the "World Heritage Collection", whose decision to make photos of a treatment center for tuberculosis build in 1898 in Germany, made him "overstruck, humbled, and overwhelmed.

Mario's life had changed after he saw this extraordinary place, in his words "the best of humanity". The idea of the gallery was born and continued the hospital's founders intention to became a place of healing, physical and spiritual.

The film also features a new generation, young gallery visitors, who face important life choices. Again the mesmerizing catching the heart atmosphere of the gallery provokes them to listen to their sincere hearts and make the bridge between historic past and future.

  • Natalia Mesheryakova
  • Natalia Mesheryakova
  • Natalia Mesheryakova, Dustin Robison
  • Andre and Natalie Paramonov, Mario Basnerv,
    Key Cast
    "Mario Basner"
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short
  • Runtime:
    21 minutes 5 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    May 12, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    10,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
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  • Shooting Format:
    Red Digital Cinema
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  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
Director - Natalia Mesheryakova