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What has happened since the film?
Marina Blake moved back to Russia.
She has since appeared in two television series in Russia on CTC: in the drama series “Ranetki” she plays the lead role of music producer and in the very popular situation comedy “Fathers – daughters”, she has played the psychotherapist in two episodes.
Sergey Chonishvili [...]

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On Saturday April 24 Season of Mists will be screened in Limoges, France as the closing film of its ‘8èmes Rencontres de Limoges avec le cinéma russe’.
Don’t miss it!
20h30 : La saison des brouillards (Season of Mists) – Mélodrame de Anna Tchernakova/ 2008, 100 min.
Présenté par la réalisatrice Anna Tchernakova.

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In May 2009 Season of Mists won a young producer award at the Cut festival.

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In November 2009 the film won two prizes at the Russkoe Zarubezhye Film Festival – Gran Prix and Best Actor for Sergei Chonishvili (Sacha). Here is a picture of the director Anna Tchernakova accepting the first of these (co-producer Evgenia Tirdatova is just to her left): http://www.cinema-rp.com/p266.htm

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In October 2008 the film won two awards at the Faithful Heart film festival in Moscow – an Award for Outstanding Achievement (effectively the second prize after the Grand Prix) with particular reference to direction, screenplay and cinematography; and the Best Actress award for Marina Blake.
See http://vernoeserdce.ru/vs08_awards.html

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In September 2008 the film won the Best Actress award for Marina Blake (as Marina) at Kinoshock, the XVI Film Festival of CIS and Baltic countries, which was held at Anapa on the Black Sea.
This is Russia’s second most important festival for national films (after Kinotavr).
Here is a reference to the screening http://kinoshock.ru/rus/archive/2008/cinema/index.shtml

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review in VARIETY

New Int’l. Release
The Season of Mists
(Russia-U.K.)
By LESLIE FELPERIN
(http://www.variety.com/review/VE1117938327.html?categoryid=31&cs=1&query=Season+of+Mists)
A Kinoglaz (Russia)/McCartney Media, Zaleski Enterprises (U.K.) production. (International sales: McCartney Media, London.) Produced by Neil McCartney, Mikhail Gagarin, Anna Tchernakova, Evgenia Tiradatova, Petr Cherniaev, Elena Badamiants, Olga Kennedy. Directed by Anna Tchernakova. Screenplay, Tchernakova, Evgenia Tiradatova.
With: Marina Blake, Ifan Huw Dafydd, Sergey Chonishvilli, Dudley Sutton, Alexandra-Maria [...]

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XVII “Киношок”

Плата за любовь
XVII “Киношок” подвел итоги
Оксана Нараленкова
http://www.rg.ru/printable/2008/09/22/kinoshok.html
Еще одну историю любви под занавес “Киношока” рассказала режиссер Анна Чернакова в картине “Сезон туманов”. Писательница Марина некогда эмигрировала в Англию, выйдя замуж за автомеханика из провинциального городка. Теперь она работает парикмахером, а ее клиентки – три весьма комичные старушки, которые для жизненного драйва посещают этот “салон красоты” чуть [...]

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Приз за лучшую женскую роль на фестивале “Киношок” в Анапе, сентябрь 2008

В Анапе правит ?осенний бал?
23.09.2008 00:40
Ольга Галицкая, Анапа.
(фрагмент из статьи)
…Открытием стала и Марина Блэйк, получившая приз за лучшую женскую роль в фильме Анны Чернаковой ?Сезон туманов?. Ее героиня ? русская с английским мужем, как и сама актриса. Ее тонкое и притягательно несовременное лицо вместе со способностью глубоко погружаться в оттенки чувств заставляют вспомнить героинь классических [...]

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Pick-ups in UK

Yes, we’ve done it!
We had three delightful days with a very, VERY small crew – just me, DOP Dima, producer Evgenia, AC/loader/clapper Charley and our invaluable production assistant Steve. Marina and Dudley came along to Leicestershire – it was wonderful to work with them again. The whole experience demonstrated once more that there is nothing [...]

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The UK shooting is done… or not?

Since the production set off in November 1, we’ve lived through days and nights of hard work, ups and downs, delights and despair. The UK filming was wrapped on the evening of December 3, followed on December 4th by a gentle party organised in a posh Chelsea flat by our darlings Elena Badamiants and Olga [...]

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