Filmography and awards

2018 May All Be One, interdenominational cycle of 14 TV programs, 15 min. each, for EWTN-Europe

2017 Cross or Sword?, 42 min.

2016 From Francis to Francis, 31 min. Laureate at the International Christian Film Festival in Orlando, FL (USA); Prize in History Film category at the 32th International Catholic Film Festival, Poland

2015 Belem: River flowing to Faith, 32 min.

2015 A Day with an Icon: Passion of Christ, 14 min.

2014 A Day with an Icon: Saints of the Undivided Church, 14 min.

2014 Stalingrad Madonna, 48 min. (Award to the Best Script and Film Director at Magnificat Catholic festival 2014, Belarus’; Special prize of the European Center of Historic films for Spirituality, Love and Humanism in 2015; Nomination at the International Cinema festival «Russia abroad» in 2015; Nomination of Mirabile Dictu Catholic festival, Vatican, as the Best film director in 2016)

2013 Maltese Help Service in St. Petersburg, 26 min.

2013 II Vatican Council: Dawn Forerunner, 48 min.

2013 Day with an Icon. Icons of Our Lady. 13 episodes, 1 min. each (Prize of Radonezh International Film Festival, Moscow)

Since 2012 “Dialogues” interdenominational talk-show, 30 episodes of 28 min. each for EWTN-Europe

2012 Tunic of Christ, 25 min.

Special jury prize at Magnificat 2011 (Belarus)

2010 Human Face of God, 25 min.

2010 Day with an Icon. Great Church Feasts. 13 episodes, 1 min. each

2009, 2011 Orthodox Italy, 2 series, 31 and 29 min.

2009 Faith is dead without deeds, 26 min.

2007 Pope Benedict XVI, 50 min.

Nomination at Religion Today (Italy) and East Silver (Czech Republic)

2007 Hope Speaks Portuguese, 54 min

Special jury prize at Magnificat 2011 (Belarus)

2005 One Day I Shall Understand Love, 72 min, co-production with CRTN, Germany and CBC (Canada).

2005 “I Met God in the Dark”, 28 min.

Nomination at Religion Today (Italy) and Cinema Critics’ Prize at Signis Belarus Festival Magnificat

  1. I have Come to Save the Sinners not the Righteous, 28 min

  1. Open the Doors of Mercy to Us. 29 min

Patriarch award to the only documentary at the First Orthodox Festival “Faith and Word” in Moscow, 2005

3rd Prize at the International Catholic Film Festival in in Poland

2003 Orthodox Rome. Invitation to Pilgrimage, 40 min.

Nomination at the Catholic Film Festival in 2004 in Poland

1999 – 2003 Sacraments of the Orthodox and Catholic Church, 5 documentaries of 26 min

  1. On the Way to the Church. Life and Fate of Fr. Alexander Mien. 57 min

Special Prize for Ecumenism and Inter-Religious Dialogue at the 5th International Festival “Religion Today” (Italy)

2001 Holy Trinity Alexander-Nevsky Lavra, 28 min

  1. XX International Family Congress, 56 min

1998 Ship of God (Church on the Boat), 28 min, (co-production with CRTN, Germany)

1995 God is Love, documentary, 30 min, (director). Grand Prix of the XI International Catholic Film Festival in Poland

Broadcast information:

Films of Blagovest Media are broadcast at the 21 TV channel of Russia, including RTR (Vesti 24), TV Kultura, TV Center, TV SPAS, TV Soyuz and others, and over 20 countries of the West, including USA, Brazil, Germany, France, Belgium, China, Philippines etc.

From 2012 till the present time an interdenominational talk show «Dialogue» is produced for the EWTN (USA) in Germany.