Beat Film Festival 2019 Opening night

Beat Film Festival 2019 Opening night

The official opening of the 10th anniversary international documentary film festival about the new culture Beat Film Festival 2019, which will premiere Francis Waitley’s film «David Bowie: : Finding Fame».

«David Bowie: Finding Fame» – part three of Francis Whately’s trilogy, telling the story of the musician. The other two were shown at the Beat Film Festival in previous years. Little-known details of Bowie’s early career, exclusive interviews, add up to the story of comical failures, romantic tragedies and genre experiments that preceded the birth of Ziggy Stardust and his further enormous success.

Director Francis Waitley will personally present the film to the audience.

Starts at 22:00

After the film screening there will be a DJ set by Anton Sevidov, a musician, composer, DJ and founder of “Neonavt” and Tesla Boy.

The film screening will be part of the UK-Russia Year of Music 2019 coordinated by the  British Embassy in Moscow with the support of the British Council.

Premiere together with


30 May
Strelka Institute