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

Main Competition

The main competition at the Moscow Film Festival always has surprises in store, which subsequently define the trajectory of national and international cinema. Special place is taken by national films, the authors of which consider it an honor to hold world premieres of their movies in Moscow. Some true discoveries of the Moscow Film Festival attracted a lot of attention throughout the world and several of them acquired the “cult” status, among them are “Koktebel” by Alexei Popogrebsky and Boris Khlebnikov, “Chapiteau-Show” by Sergei Loban, “Yes And Yes” by Valeria Gay Germanika, “My Good Hans” by Alexandr Mindadze, “Bottomless Sack” by Rustam Khamdamov, “Nu” by Yan Ge, “Epidemic. Vongozero” by Pavel Kostomarov, “The Lord Eagle” by Eduard Novikov. The complete list of participants in the competition of the 42nd Moscow International Film Festival will be announced at the official MIFF press conference which will be held in September 2020.
The Barren Bride
Rukuni Koina
JADAB MAHANTA

INDIA
2020, 73'
A SIEGE DIARY
ANDREY ZAITSEV

RUSSIA
2020, 118'
IN THE SHADOWS
GÖLGELER İÇINDE
ERDEM TEPEGOZ

TURKEY
2020, 95'
HYPNOSIS
GIPNOZ
VALERY TODOROVSKY

RUSSIA
2020, 112'
THE FISHERMAN’S DAUGHTER
DOCH RYBAKA
ISMAIL SAFARALI

AZERBAJDJAN, RUSSIA
2020, 87'
PEACHES & CREAM
KATZEFET VE DUVDEVANIM
GUR BENTWICH

ISRAEL
2019, 92'
THE MELODY OF STRING TREE
MELODIYA STRUNNOGO DEREVA
IRINA EVTEEVA

RUSSIA
2020, 78'
FAR FRONTIERS
NA DALNIKH RUBEZHAKH
MAKSIM DASHKIN

RUSSIA
2020, 90'
THE CAMPAIGN
THE CAMPAIGN
MARIAN CRISAN

ROMANIA
2019, 93'
Executive Order
Medida Provisória 
LÁZARO RAMOS

BRAZIL
2020, 94'
DISSOLVE
KIM KI-DUK

KAZAKHSTAN, REPUBLIC OF KOREA
2020, 82'
FATE
ZHANNA ISSABAYEVA

KAZAKHSTAN
2020, 96'
HILDA
RISHI PELHAM

UK
2019, 105'