On March 10, 2017, the shooting session of the film "Daughters of the Revolution" (directed by Dolya Gavansky) finished in Russia.
Throughout this project the film director managed to find ways and interview unique women of Eastern European block, such as Natalia Kasperskaya, Svetlana Angelina, Zelfira Tregulova, Svetlana Aleksievich and many others. Having grown up in the Soviet times they share their reflection this era.
A feature documentary exploring the extraordinary roles of women in a Soviet society and their portrayal as workers, soldiers, scientists, wives, mothers, dancers and cosmonauts, Stakhanovite heroines and circus stars. With hitherto unseen archive footage and images, interspersed with touching stories of everyday life through to the most remarkable careers and achievements, we seize the approaching centenary of the Russian Revolution in 2017 to reveal how this convulsion of female experience, these superwomen, forged a new world.
More information regarding this film project and director Dolya Gavanski, can be found at