A Master of Observational Cinema
Sergei Loznitsa, Ukrainian filmmaker, who is world-known thanks to his short and feature-length documentaries as well as fiction films. His first two fiction films, My Joy
(2010) and In the Fog
(2012) had their world premieres at the Festival de Cannes, where In the Fog received the FIPRESCI prize. These two world-wide success were followed by the premiere of feature-length documentary Maidan
(2014) at the Festival de Cannes too. Recently, Loznitsa finished documentary Austerlitz
(2016), an observation of the visitors to a memorial site that has been founded on the territory of a former concentration camp.