THE NOSE OR THE CONSPIRACY OF MAVERICKS

(НОС, ИЛИ ЗАГОВОР "НЕ ТАКИХ")

A film by Andrey Khrzhanovsky

Russia

Directed by Andrey Khrzhanovsky
Written by Andrey Khrzhanovsky & Yury Arabov
Produced by Andrey Khrzhanovsky & Nikolay Makovsky

The film is based on the two greatest creations of the Russian genius: A short story, “The Nose” by Nikolai Gogol, and an opera, “The Nose” that composer Dmitri Shostakovich made Gogol’s novel into in 1930.The film is dedicated to pioneers, innovators in art. People who are ahead of their time. And, most importantly, who have no fear to go against the tide. At the cost of personal well-being, and often life.The main characters of the film are writers Nikolai Gogol and Mikhail Bulgakov, director Vsevolod Meyerhold and composer Dmitry Shostakovich.