The Birth of Music

The film is an allegory in which the attempt is made to show the inner process of movement of the composer's soul at the time of the birth of music. Few managed to successfully pass such a shaky matter, because it is incomprehensible. We can only touch the edge of the flow of thought or feeling a breath, so that later, dofantaziruya, to manifest it in the images and reflect on paper or screen. In the central role, the role of the creator starred classical composer Sergey Oskolkov, who played like himself. Perhaps it is by going this way, film viewer will be able to lift the veil of secrecy Great Birthday Music.

  • Dmitri Frolov
    Director
  • Dmitri Frolov
    Writer
  • Dmitri Frolov
    Producer
  • Sergey Oskolkov
    Music
  • Sergey Oskolkov
    Key Cast
    "Composer"
  • Lyudmila Konyaeva
    Key Cast
    "Muse"
  • Project Type:
    Experimental, Feature, Short, Other
  • Runtime:
    14 minutes 14 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    April 21, 2010
  • Production Budget:
    300 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Russian Federation
  • Shooting Format:
    16 mm
  • Aspect Ratio:
    4:3
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • "Modern on the domestic screen"
    Kiev
    Ukraine
    April 21, 2010
    World Premier
  • XIV International Art Festival "Sergey Oskolkov and his friends"
    St.Petersburg
    Russian Federation
    June 5, 2010
    Premyere
  • Once a Week Online Film Festival

    May 22, 2019
    Official Selection
  • Direct Monthly Online Film Festival

    June 1, 2019
    DMOFF AWARD - Official Selection June 2019 TOP 10 of Week (5th Rank) of 22nd Week of 2019, TOP 10 weeks (5th place) 23rd week 2019, TOP 10 weeks (6th place) 24th week 2019
  • Sinevizyon
    Alsancak
    Cyprus
    September 11, 2019
    Official Selection
  • Picasso Einstein Buddha International Film Festival
    Rishikesh
    India
    November 20, 2019
    Award Winner
  • 10th international Biennale "Art Bridge-Watercolor 2019"
    St.Petersburg
    Russian Federation
    December 7, 2019
    Official Selection
  • Chhatrapati Shivaji International Film Festival
    Pune
    India
    December 28, 2019
    BEST CONCEPT AWARD
  • Madras Independent Film Festival
    Chennai
    India
    August 3, 2020
    WINNER: SPECIAL MENTION
  • Cinema of the World
    Mumbai
    India
    August 16, 2020
    Official Selection
  • Global Monthly Online Film Competition (GMOFC)

    Canada
    December 9, 2020
    WINNERS: Best Experimental Short, Best Director Short
  • INDO FRENCH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
    PONDICHERRY
    India
    December 20, 2020
    WINNER: SPECIAL JURY AWARD
  • Aasha international film festival
    Nashik
    India
    October 3, 2021
    Best Short film
Director Biography - Dmitri Frolov

Dmitri Frolov was born in Leningrad in 1966. He graduated from The Institute of Film & Television in 1990.
He worked at LENFILM Studios and then for the STV film company as a cameraman, in which capacity he has worked with many independent filmmakers.
He began to shoot his own films before the start of perestroika, in the early 1980s, He is one of the leaders of russian movievanguard in postperestroika age. He makes esthetic experiments connecting with return to dumb cinema on new level of movielanguage.
His films he shoots exclusively on film company "Svema". Even despite the fact that the film material, said the factory was left far in the Soviet past, and the film is not released, he revives the footage, while continuing to be faithful to the brand selected more child. When asked why, he replied that only "Svema" because of its unpredictability and non-uniformity of the emulsion, is the living material, which is able to convey the thrill of the character of life and even the seemingly inanimate object.

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