In Moscow the Director Oksana Karas has completed the shooting of “Dr. Lisa”. The film is about a day in the life of Elizabeth Glinka, which was known throughout the country for its human rights and charitable activities, will be released in wide release in 2020, said the press service of the “Studio KIT”, responsible for the production of the tape.
The film was shot in 35 film crew shifts. In the frame, viewers will see the many locations in which she lived and worked Dr. Lisa: the headquarters of the charitable public organization “Fair help” Paveletsky station, and also a real place Dr. Lisa, where a film crew asked her husband, Gleb Glebovich Glinka. He not only became a consultant on the set, but appeared in a cameo role. Gleb Glebovich played a homeless man who comes to the station for humanitarian aid, where on Wednesdays Glinka and the “Fair aid” regularly distributed food and medicines to those in need.
The title role is played by Chulpan Khamatova. Actress seriously went to work, even changed the color of the hair. The tremendous similarity of gestures, facial expressions and even voices that said and Gleb Glinka, did Chulpan most likely similar to her character. However, the filmmakers believe that this is not important – the most important thing was to recreate the energy, lightness and irony, which has carried through all his life Dr. Lisa. The shooting was also attended by Konstantin Khabensky, Elena Koreneva, Julia Aug, Tatyana Dogileva, Alexey Agranovich, Timofey Tribunal, Andrey burkovsky, Andrzej Chyra, Taisiya Vilkova, Philip Avdeev, Daria Avner, Paul Tabakov and Sergei Bondarchuk.
“I want to Express my gratitude to all the actors who have responded to our first offer, going forward, to adjust to their complex graphics and agree even on very small role in the film. Special thanks to all social services, which also greatly helped this film happen. For the entire shooting period, we have never heard of a failure, we all remember and love Dr. Lisa, and, of course, helped to shoot our movie. The whole team aims to tell through the film to all those who may not know about Elizabeth, that such a man lived. So that viewers to look differently at the world, through the eyes of Lisa, which was the most important thing is to help people. Regardless of his social status, regardless of the time of day. If someone needed help – she was”, – said the General producer of Alexander Bondarev.
According to Oksana Karas, is “life-affirming story, which we hadn’t wanted to talk about the death of the protagonist. It is important for us to make alive the movie where Elizabeth – a man who supposedly still lives with us. It is not a monument. The scale of the personality of Elizabeth is that after the death of her energy continues to be with us. She did so many good things for other people, not for yourself. Very few people can.”
“Over the filming process, but the hardest part lies ahead. Installation is a very important and long stage in the work on the painting, but now just say we’re having a very alive movie about a real Person. And we will try to tell easy, ironic language. Such was Elizabeth Glinka – smiling, simple, ironic and humane”, – says the General producer of the film of dzhanik Fayziev.
“Bertolucci said: “People come to the cinema to share the same dream.” We really want to make a movie, which after watching, the viewer could share the same bright sense of gratitude to the woman who felt the pain sharper than his own. I think in our time, that indifference gives peace a chance to save yourself and become better”, – said the General producer of the film, Rafael Minasbekyan.