The Children of USSR

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The Children of USSR
The Children of USSR.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Felix Gerchikov
Produced by Mirit Tovi
Written by Ayidin Ali-Zade
Felix Gerchikov
Starring Daniel Bruck
Cinematography Amnon Zlayet
Release dates
  • June 5, 2005 (2005-06-05)
Running time
96 minutes
Country Israel
Language Hebrew

The Children of USSR (Hebrew: ילדי СССР‎‎, translit. Yaldei SSSR) is a 2005 Israeli drama film directed by Felix Gerchikov,[2] and produced as part of the Israeli Project Greenlight reality show, which Gerchikov won.[3] It was entered into the 29th Moscow International Film Festival.[4] It won an Anat Pirchi Drama Award at the 22nd Jerusalem Film Festival in 2005,[5] and the Best Israeli Film award at the 5th Annual Eilat International Film Festival in 2007.[6]



  1. ^ "הסתיים פרויקט גרינלייט הישראלי". News1 (in Hebrew). 24 May 2005. Retrieved 21 February 2015. 
  2. ^ Gershenson, Olga (3 May 2011). "Aliyah to The Movies: Russian and Israeli Cinema". Jewish Quarterly. Retrieved 21 February 2015. pronounced yaldey sssr, the title combines a Hebrew word for ‘children’ and a Russian word for ‘USSR’. Idiosyncratic bilingual spelling not only introduces a Russian word into a Hebrew title, but also uses a Cyrillic acronym as a nostalgic icon. 
  3. ^ Gershenson, Olga (2011). "Immigrant Cinema: Russian Israelis on Screens and behind the Cameras". In Talmon, Miri; Peleg, Yaron. Israeli Cinema: Identities in Motion. The Jewish History, Life, and Culture Series. Austin: University of Texas Press. pp. 134–150. ISBN 978-0-292-72560-7. 
  4. ^ "29th Moscow International Film Festival (2007)". MIFF. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  5. ^ "2005". Jerusalem Film Festival. Retrieved 21 February 2015. 
  6. ^ "Eilat International Film Festival". Eilat International Film Festival. Archived from the original on 12 June 2007. Retrieved 17 February 2015. 

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