A charming cinematic poem based on the director's own childhood memory. Nikita, reluctant to go to his flute lesson, wanders about and gets caught by local bullies and locked up in an abandoned hut. Nikita's fear gradually gets conquered by his curiosity until he hears the imaginary melody of sunlight along with his flute.
Born June 18,1973 in Novocheboksarsk, Chuvashia. Graduated of the Chuvash University, faculty of chemistry (1996, Cheboksary). In 2001 he got a diploma of the Institute of the English Language (Moscow). In 2004 he finished the Higher Courses of Scriptwriters & Film Directors (workshop of V. Khotinenko, P. Finn, V. Fenchenko).
"Initiation" is his first film he made as a course work for the workshop of V. Khotinenko, P. Finn, V. Fenchenko.
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