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The documentary project The Term was conceived in May 2012. When the directing trio commenced mapping the Russian sociopolitical landscape, Vladimir Putin had just settled into the Kremlin for his third term. The original experimental format of “documentary bulletins,” which were published daily online, allowed for wide-ranging content; in the feature film version, however, the filmmakers focused solely on the members of various opposition groups. Nevertheless, the work’s neutral position remains and viewers have to interpret the objectively presented situations for themselves. The main characteristics of this strongly authentic movie include close contact with the protagonists, precise editing, and an effectively controlled release of information.

  1. Aleksei Pivovarov

    Director

  2. Alexandr Rastorguev

    Director

  3. Pavel Kostomarov

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Kseniya Sobchak

    Kseniya Sobchak

    Herself

  2. Ilya Yashin

    Ilya Yashin

    Himself

  3. Alexei Navalny

    Alexei Navalny

    Himself

  4. Maksim Vitorgan

    Maksim Vitorgan

    Himself

  5. Aleksandr Potkin

    Aleksandr Potkin

    Himself

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The Term. Beginning of a Big Story

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Original Title Срок. Начало большой истории

Status Released

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  • June 26, 2014
    Theatrical

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Original Language Russian

Runtime 1h 23m

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