Cleveland International Film Festival } March 22 – April 1, 2023 } Playhouse Square

From Kurils with Love

Year: 2020
Country: Russia
Language: English
Run Time: 24 minutes

From Kurils with Love

Vladimir, a scrappy but aging Russian marine mammal biologist, unexpectedly hitchhikes aboard a boat filled with adventure photographers out of a desperate need to return to his science monitoring stations. Two weeks prior his boat was lost to the explosion of the Raikoke volcano. Together the team sets out in one of the most remote and inaccessible volcanic island chains in the world to help Vladimir fulfill his quest to understand and protect the Kuril Islands before his age fails him.

CIFF45 Screenings

CIFF45 Streams On Demand

Thursday, April 08, 2021 at 11:00 AM -
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 11:59 PM

Streams Access: United States and US Territories
Accessibility (?)
Closed Captions: No
Audio Description: No
English Subtitles: Yes

Shorts Program
Shorts Program 5

Director Director

Taylor Rees, Renan Ozturk, (co-director)

Taylor Rees, Povel Torudd

Taylor Rees

Renan Ozturk

Forrest Borie

Principal Cast
Dr.Vladamir Burkanov

Film Contact
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