Major Grom short film
Russian film company BUBBLE STUDIOS presented a short film called “Major Grom” at the Comic-Con festival in San Diego
San Diego, 03 August 2017: The premiere screening of the short film “Major Grom” was held as part of San Diego Comic-Con International 2017, the largest festival of popular culture. The screening ended with a Q & A session where anyone who wanted could chat with the film’s creators. The film was enthusiastically received by the public: it received prolonged applause and aroused great interest among the audience – a whole line was formed by viewers who wanted to ask questions.
Director Vladimir Besedin announced that, at the current moment, he is working on a script for a full-length film called “Major Grom. Plague Doctor”, while producer Artyom Gabrelyanov stated that there is a great deal of interest in the project on the part of several foreign film studios. He stressed that negotiations are currently underway with a number of companies around the world and that the topic of attracting foreign actors is also being considered.
BUBBLE comic book publishing house was the only Russian participant in the San Diego festival for now the third year in a row. This time the exhibition was attended by the founder of the publishing house, Artyom Gabrelyanov, chief editor Roman Kotkov, artist Natalia Zaidova, and the head of the studio, Vladimir Besedin.
The short film “Major Grom” was first shown at the Berlin International Film Festival on February 11, 2017. The Russian premiere was held on February 19, 2017 on the Life.ru portal. The plot is centered around the story of an experienced detective from St. Petersburg named Igor Grom, who, by chance, happens to witness a bank robbery. In spite of possible danger, Igor Grom decides to stop the criminals on his own.
A new, 360-degree circular shooting technology was specially developed for the film. The picture, with its 1 million dollar budget, became a YouTube hit and received more than 6 million views.http://www.firstcomicsnews.com/major-grom-short-film/http://www.firstcomicsnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Major-Grom-logo-rusian-600x257.pnghttp://www.firstcomicsnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Major-Grom-logo-rusian-150x64.pngNews