Motherland (2022)


“Motherland” Is a short dance film about Russian artist and performer: Maksim Avdeev, who is trying to find a place of peace and sense of home. Hanging in the midst of an arduous immigration process, when Putin’s brutal attack on humanity forces him to question his relationship with his homeland. His original identity.

The film premiered on June 3rd as the closing performance at the Queer P7 Gallery in Berlin.

Shot on Kodak 8mm Film


Direction: Dominik Leingartner
Performance & Words: Maksim Avdeev
Music & Sound: Dominik Joel Novák

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