Putin's Witnesses (Свидетели Путина) 2 years old

Putin's Witnesses

Russian Federation, December 31, 1999. After President Boris Yeltsin's unexpected resignation, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin becomes acting president of the country. From that day and for a year, Vitaly Mansky's camera documented Putin's rise to power. The story of a privileged witness. The harsh explanation of the reason why politics is the art of possibility of achieving the best with the support of many, but also of giving the worst in return.

Credits

Nikita Mikhalkov
Nikita Mikhalkov

Himself - Director (archive footage)

Dmitry Medvedev
Dmitry Medvedev

Himself - Politician (archive footage)

Boris Yeltsin
Boris Yeltsin

Himself - Politician (archive footage)

Tony Blair
Tony Blair

Himself - Politician (archive footage)

Mikhail Gorbachev
Mikhail Gorbachev

Himself - Politician (archive footage)

Vladimir Putin
Vladimir Putin

Himself - Politician (archive footage)

Putin's Witnesses Cast

Name Character
Nikita Mikhalkov He was 72, now 76 years old as Himself - Director (archive footage)
Tony Blair He was 65, now 68 years old as Himself - Politician (archive footage)
Mikhail Gorbachev He was 87, now 90 years old as Himself - Politician (archive footage)
Dmitry Medvedev He was 53, now 56 years old as Himself - Politician (archive footage)
Vladimir Putin He was 66, now 69 years old as Himself - Politician (archive footage)
Boris Yeltsin He was 87, 76 years old when he died as Himself - Politician (archive footage)

Putin's Witnesses Crew

Name Department
Filip Remunda as Producer. He was 45 (now 48) years old Production
Vít Klusák as Producer. He was 38 (now 41) years old Production
Putin's Witnesses poster
Putin's Witnesses (2 years)

  • Release day: Thursday, November 08, 2018
  • Runtime: 103 minutes