USAGM Press Freedom Film Festival

We Didn’t Know Each Other Until This Summer

Expired May 7, 2021 1:00 AM
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We Didn’t Know Each Other Until This Summer revisits the first week of protests and police violence that followed Belarus’ August 9, 2020 presidential election. The documentary is made up entirely of footage shot by the election protests’ participants and witnesses. 

  • Year
    2020
  • Runtime
    62 minutes
  • Director
    OLGA ABRAMCHIK
  • Producer
    OLESIA GRYGORYSHYN, OLGA ABRAMCHIK, NATALIA ARSHAVSKAYA, ALINA RUDNITSKAYA
  • Executive Producer
    PAVEL BUTORIN, KENAN ALIYEV
  • Cinematographer
    PARTICIPANTS AND EYEWITNESSES OF THE 2020 PROTESTS IN BELARUS
  • Editor
    ALISA SHELI
  • Production Design
    ALEKSANDRA ZOLOTYKH
  • Sound Design
    ZHENYA DIACHEK