First on the Moon

Nowadays. The film crew of journalists investigating the strictly classified case. They succeed in unearth a real sensation: it turns out, even before the Great Patriotic War in the USSR was created the first rocket and preparing flight to the moon.

About the film:

Feature film ordered by the Federal Agency for Culture and Cinematography , together with the Sverdlovsk Film Studio

  • Genre: mockumentary
  • Year: 2005
  • Film director: Alexey Fedorchenko
  • Producers: Dmitry Vorobyev, Alexey Fedorchenko
  • Screenplay: Alexander Gonorovsky, Ramil Yamaleev
  • Cinematographer: Anatoly Lesnikov
  • Production designers: Valery Lukin , Nikolay Pavlov
  • Make-up: Larisa Kozlova
  • Costume Designer: Olga Gusak
  • Composer: Sergey Sidelnikov
  • Sound: Margarita Tomilova, Marina Makeeva
  • Editor: Ludmila Zalozhneva


Boris Vlasov, Victoria Iliinskaya, Andrei Osipov, Anatoly Otradnov, Alexey Slavnin, Viktor Kotov , Nina Kameneva, Alexandr Blinov, Alexey Anisimov, Polina Litovskaya


  • Special Prize, Festival Kinoblick, Germany, 2006
  • Best first film, Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Russia, 2005
  • Special Jury prize, Warsaw Film Festival, Poland, 2005
  • Best first film, Annual award of the Guild of Historians of Cinema and Film Critics, Russia, 2005
  • Best Documentary Award at the 2005 Venice Film Festival (although the film is not considered by its author as a documentary)