Programme

OVER THE LIMIT

Marta Prus

Poland, Germany, Finland , 2017 / 74 min / Russian OV with English subt. / Documentary

Over the Limit shows how the successful Russian system for training athletes transgresses boundaries.

Elite rhythmic gymnast Rita Mamun has reached a crucial moment in her career. She’s soon to retire, but has one final goal set out for her: winning Olympic gold. The immense pressure on the young athlete is palpable in every frame. A nail-biting behind-the-scenes drama about the intense physical and mental labor put into a sport that thrives on its beautiful aesthetics. IDFA

 

Screenings
Mon 26/02 18:30 Cinémathèque RU OV with EN subt. Public https://ticket.luxembourg-ticket.lu/luxfilmfest/webticket/bestseatselect?languag...
Tue 27/02 21:00 Ciné Utopia RU OV with EN subt. Public https://ticket.luxembourg-ticket.lu/luxfilmfest/webticket/bestseatselect?languag...
Sun 04/03 19:00 Cinémathèque RU OV with EN subt. Public https://ticket.luxembourg-ticket.lu/luxfilmfest/webticket/bestseatselect?&eventI...
Cast & Credits
Cast 
Rita Mamun
Screenplay 
Marta Prus
Cinematographer 
Adam Sebastian Suzin
Sound 
Maciej Pawlinski
Music 
Mikolai Stroinski
Production 
Telemark
Coproduction 
Ventana Film, Marianna Films
Distribution 
AUTLOOK Filmsales
Biography

Marta Prus graduated from the Direction Department at the Łódź Film School and a Documentary Programme at the Wajda School. Two of her documentaries, Vakha and Magomed (2010) and Eighteenth Birthday (2012), won several awards at the international festivals.Together with Telemark, she created the series Teen Mom Poland (2014). Her debut feature documentary Talk to Me (2015) received several awards. She was also presented with the Wiesław Nowicki Prize for the most promising young filmmaker.

Filmography
  • 2017 - Over the Limit (documentary)
  • 2015 - Talk to Me (documentary)
  • 2014 - Teen Mom Poland (TV series)
  • 2014 - Next to Me (short)
  • 2012 - Eighteenth Birthday (documentary)
  • 2010 - Vakha and Magomed (documentary short )