Football. World history
Our story revolves around the game of football, which is popular all over the world: the UK, China, India, Russia, Qatar and South America. Both entertaining and educational, the animated project will present the birth of football in China, the formation of the game in the UK, and its history all over the world. The football language is universal. People of different political movements, social classes, and even civilizations (be that East or West) can easily find common ground on a football field.
Director: Anatoly Balchev
Greek islands. A man who was peacefully reading a novel by Ivan Bunin, Russian famous writer, leaps into the ocean when he sees a five-year-old boy fall off his inflatable mattress and start to drown. The man returns the frightened but unharmed child to his mother, Natasha. As Natasha chastises the boy for swimming too far, the man is startled to hear the language of his native country. Phil switches from English to Russian as he learns that Natasha is a Moscow native who is here on business. Philip Makowsky, a Russian immigrant, who lives in America, is in Greece on a business. Natasha is a tanned, lithe elegant red head and Phil is immediately drawn to her. But what also intrigues him is Natasha's occupation. She is a Russian customs agent who is on one of the Greek islands for a conference on new drugs. Their conversation continues over dinner. Later that night Natasha is Phil's guest at a lively party of the Russian émigré beau monde. As Phil makes the introductions, we discover that he is being closely watched…