documentary / 8min / digibeta / 2008
Yuri was a dancer with the famous Russian Bolsjoi ballet before fled the DDR. Now he lives in Rotterdam where he collects portraits of his family members including Dracula and Elisabeth Bathory. He has no regrets or shame regarding his career as a porn actor or his wild past nor is he ashamed of his current lifestyle. He’s has however one wish; to deliver a heir to his legacy.
Nominated for the Fullflower Press Award at Sheffield International Documentary Festival. / Nominated at Documenta Madrid International Documentary Festival. / Selected for the ‘Best of Sheffield Doc/Fest programme’ at Jersey Branchage.
35th Seattle International Film Festival | 16th Sheffield Doc/Fest Int. Documentary Film Festival | Jersey Branchage International Film Festival – Best of Sheffield Doc/Fest Programme | Nederlands Film Festival 2008 | 24th Interfilm International Short Film Festival Berlin | 38th International Film Festival Rotterdam | 7th Hull International Short Film Festival | Documenta Madrid 09:VI Int. Documentary Festival Madrid | Deboshir Film Festival- St. Petersburg | Athens short Film Festival | Kino.Lab: Shortly Speaking..Dutch! (Museum of Modern Art) – Warshaw (Poland) | 24th Parnu International Film Festival