First night of the “The House of Sun” film, supported by VTB, took place on 24March 2010. The director of the motion picture is Garik Sukachyov.
The film is based on the story “The House of the Rising Sun” by Ivan Okhlobystin. The background of the film is nostalgic Moscow of the 1970s. The plot revolves around a love story between young Sasha and Sun.
Without saying a word to her parents, 17-year-old Sasha, together with Sun and his friends leaves for the South where Sasha finds a completely different life, full of adventures and bright events.
The cast is: Chulpan Khamatova, Mikhail Efremov, Aleksey Gorbunov, Nikita Vysotsky, Aleksei Panin and others.
It took two ears to make the film. Filming locations include Moscow and Crimea. A great deal of attention is paid to the soundtrack with songs of “Mashina Vremeni”, “Kalinov Most” and international hits of the early 1970s.
“The House of Sun” hits general release on 1 April 2010.
Motion pictures and television are one of many sponsorship directions of VTB Bank. The Bank is also a permanent Official sponsor of TEFI and TEFI-Region award ceremonies. In 2009 VTB bank supported the documentary ”A Gogol’s Excuse”, a unique project timed to the 200th anniversary of the renowned wrier.