Bogdan Stupka will star in the new autobiographical film of Georgian-French director Otar Iosseliani “Shantrapa” (Riffraff). This is a film about young film director who is trying to find himself in conditions of ideological and commercial censure.
Bogdan Stupka is going to act the part of cinema chairman who becomes an ambassador of USSR in France and helps protagonist to leave the homeland and fulfils himself as a director in new conditions.
Shooting of the film will be held in Georgia, Ukraine and France till the end of 2009, preliminary budget is about 4 millions euro. Producers of the film are Oleg Kohan (SOTA Cinema Group, Ukraine) and Martine Marignac (Pierre Grise Productions, France).