15/1 | 21:30 | Five Minutes to Sea

Natalia Mirzoyan


The mother issues her decree: before you get back in the water, you have to take a break and sit quietly for five minutes. For the little girl, these five minutes are an ocean of boredom that stretches on forever and ever. She starts to observe the other bathers and how they spend their five minutes.

Natalia Mirzoyan

Natalia Mirzoyan

Film Editing
Natalia Mirzoyan

Ilia Popov, Nadezhda Kuznetsova, Anatoliy Prokhorov

Production Company
“Petersburg” animation studio

Svetlana Pistmichenko, Ekaterina Pyhtina, Elena Markina

Трајање / Duration

Natalia Mirzoyan
Director's Biography
Natalia Mirzoyan

Natalia Mirzoyan was born in 1982 in Yerevan, Armenia. She graduated from the H. Danielyan Arts School and the Department of Philosophy at the Yerevan State University. She attended the Faculty of Easel Graphics in Saint Petersburg Institute of Decorative-Applied Arts. Starting from 2004, she has worked in Petersburg as animator and director. Her films My Childhood Mystery Tree and Chinti participated in many festivals.

Her filmography includes Madam and Deva (2015), serial The Kingdom M (20122014), Chinti (2012 ), My Childhood Mystery Tree (2009), serial Smeshariki (20042012).