Documentary film is the main object of my interest and research. Here I will present compilations of the documentaries that are related to different themes of my research.

leader and nation


history: nostalgia and memories

Science, Technology and Economics

The Land

The Orthodox Church and Faith

War and Peace

Who are the Russians?

Vladimir Putin. Evening talk [Vladimir Putin. Vecherny razgovor] (2002)

This film is based on the first interview that filmmaker Igor Shadkhan had with Vladimir Putin in 1991. The next year, this interview was shown as a film called Power [Vlast]  (1992). Shadkhan saved all the filmed material. Eleven years later, in 2002, Shadkhan watched the first interview from 1991 with Vladimir Putin and interviewed him again asking the same questions.

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Leader and Nation

Documentary films about Vladimir Putin Documentary films become part of the agenda whenever it comes to Vladimir Putin. Film – investigation, film – interview, film-biography, film-essay. Either pro- or anti- Putin documentary films involve often…

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Power [Vlast] (1992)

Director Igor Shadkhan,Production: TV and Radio Company “Russkoe video”Length: 45 minWhere it was shown: 1992, Saint PetersburgCharacters: Vladimir Putin Film online (a short episode): More episodes from the film. Director Shadkhan is talking about his…

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