Maciej Hamela • Co-director of Bless You!
"My co-director, Tatiana Chistova, and I depict the situation endured by Russian pensioners during the pandemic"
by Ana Stanic
CANNES 2021: We talked to the winner of the brand-new Doc Alliance Award for Best Short Film at this year's Marché du Film in Cannes
During the Doc Day Lunch at the Cannes Marché du Film (6-15 July), the brand-new Doc Alliance Award for Best Short Film was bestowed upon Bless You!, helmed by Tatiana Chistova and nominated by Millennium Docs Against Gravity. It is being co-directed and produced by Maciej Hamela for Impakt Film, whilst its sales are being handled by Berlin-based outfit Magnetfilm (see the news). We spoke to Hamela about the film.