1979 Official Selection, film index


  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

A suave young student, humming the theme song from "The Godfather" , meets a creature from outer space and teaches him to sing the same tune - or the importance of showing respect for every form of life.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Kontakt

    Directed by: Vladimir TARASSOV

    Country: Russia

    Year of production: 1978

    Running time: 10 min 14 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: drawing on cels

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Young adults, Adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Vladimir TARASSOV

    Production: SOYUZMULTFILM

    Script: Alexander Kostinsky

    Graphics: Nikolai Koshkin, Elena Bogolubova

    Animation: Svetlana Davydova, Vladimir Palchikov, Oleg Komarov, Alexander Davydov, Alexander Mazaev, Alexei Bukin

    Camera: Kabul Rasulov

    Music: George Gershwin, Nino Rota, arrangée par Paul Mauriat et Leonid Chizhik

    Sound: Vladimir Kutuzov

    Editing: Margarita Mikheyeva