The comet

The comet / Kometa

film-roll Russia / Color / 13' / 2020 9+

The girl asks both parents to watch the comet all together. This way she hopes to bring them together but they argue with each other even more. From their conversation it becomes clear that mum and dad will fight for custody of Polina in court tomorrow. Will Polina be able to change something in their minds before the crucial battle of their protracted war? And will the comet appear in the sky?

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Irina Obidova

She was born in 1990 in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Kamchatka Krai), Russia. In 2013 graduated from St. Petersburg State University of Film and Television as a film director. She shot 2 fiction and 2 documentary short films while studying. After graduation, she worked as an executive and creative producer, and also shot commercials as a director. Since 2014 she has been working as a creative producer of the movie platform Po-tential, a project that supports debutants.

Director
Irina Obidova
Screenplay
Lisa Tsyganova
Cinematography
Ivan Irvachev
Editing
Darina Malinovskaya
Music
Sergey Evtushenko
Sound Design
Alina Bikbulatova
Film Cast
Lisa Mamoshina
Alena Kuchkova
Alexey Morozov
Producer
Alexandra Alekhina
Irina Obidova
Language
Russian
Filmography
Will Tomorrow Come? (2013)
New World (2011)
Life at Random (2010)
March 8 (2009)
Fiction Short Films