The City Code. Pervouralsk

About the film

Title: The City Code. Pervouralsk
Production company: Documentary House "First Film"
Country of production: Russia
Year of Production: 2014
Duration: 54 min.
Film made with the financial support of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation

Film crew


“The City Code. Pervouralsk”  is a documentary series about the city of Pervouralsk - the 12 parts told by the residents of the town.


“The City Code. Pervouralsk” is a documentary series filmed in Pervouralsk, Russia. Each part represents the town from varied angles. The stories were created by the residents of the town. The participants worked under the supervision of the leading specialist of the Russian film industry. The residents chose stories and characters, then filmed and edited their videos independently. Eventually, the young filmmakers have created a video novel about gorodoshniky, local painters Yurko and Karina Koval, an engineer Alexandr Pauls, a team of firefighters, residents of remote village Denas, a rock-star Aleksey Voinskih, about local artists supporting cultural traditions.

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