With the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the Moscow Government and the Department of Culture of the city of Moscow

Gabe Polsky was born in 1979, USA in the family of Russian immigrants. In childhood he was interested in hockey. Went to Yale University. Realizing that a professional hockey career was not for him, he began producing movies together with his brother. Polsky wrote, directed and produced «Red Army», a documentary film which chronicles the epic rise of the Soviet Union hockey team during the Cold War which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival. It was selected as the Opening Ceremony film of the 2014 Moscow International Film Festival. In 2018 Polsky completed the documentary «In Search of Greatness» which features original interviews with sports-world legends.

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