Putin's Witnesses (2018)

Russian Federation, December 31, 1999. After President Boris Yeltsin's unexpected resignation, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin becomes acting president of the country. From that day and for a year, Vitaly Mansky's camera documented Putin's rise to power. The story of a privileged witness. The harsh explanation of the reason why politics is the art of possibility of achieving the best with the support of many, but also of giving the worst in return.

Directing:
  • Vitaly Mansky

Writing:
  • Vitaly Mansky

Stars:
Release Date: 2018-11-08
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  • Country: CZ, DE, LV, CH
  • Language: Pусский
  • Runtime: 103
Tony Blair
Tony Blair
Himself - Politician (archive footage)
Vladimir Putin
Vladimir Puti...
Himself - Politician (archive footage)
Anatoly Chubais
Anatoly Chuba...
Himself - Politician (archive footage)
Boris Nemtsov
Boris Nemtsov
Himself - Politician (voice)
Boris Yeltsin
Boris Yeltsin
Himself - Politician (archive footage)
Vitaly Mansky
Vitaly Mansky
Himself - Narrator (voice) / (archive footage)
Mikhail Gorbachev
Mikhail Gorba...
Himself - Politician (archive footage)
Tatyana Yumasheva
Tatyana Yumas...
Herself - Yeltsin's Daughter / Politician (archive footage)
Dmitry Medvedev
Dmitry Medved...
Himself - Politician (archive footage)
Mikhail Kasyanov
Mikhail Kasya...
Himself - Politician (archive footage)
Nikita Mikhalkov
Nikita Mikhal...
Himself - Director (archive footage)
Sergei Mikhalkov
Sergei Mikhal...
Himself - Writer (archive footage)
Valentin Yumashev
Valentin Yuma...
Himself - Politician (archive footage)