Art/Filmmaking, Avant Garde/Experimental, Documentary, Technology/Science
NOW PLAYING through Thursday, January 25th at the Sie FilmCenter!
Now hilarious, now tragic, now shocking, now mesmerizing: that's Dmitrii Kalashnikov's stunning compilation of video footage from the dash cams of Russian motorists in a nutshell.
The epitome of a you-have-to-see-it-to-believe-it documentary, The Road Movie captures a wide range of spectacles through the windshields of cars—including a speeding comet, a terrifying forest fire, horrific crashes and no shortage of drivers taking road rage to operatic levels—all accompanied by bemused commentary from the unseen (and often impressively stoic) individuals behind the wheel.
Uncategorizable, unbelievable and unforgettable, this documentary compilation of dash-cam video footage captures a rainbow of spectacles just beyond the windshields of Russian motorists—including a comet crashing down to earth, an epic forest fire and no shortage of road-rage incidents.