THE NEW SUN - A Tale from the Russian Arctic

The world’s first floating nuclear power plant arrives to supply electricity to Russia’s northernmost Arctic community. A symbol of Russia’s ambition to develop the northern sea route. The film tells the stories of the people living there and gives us a glimpse into the future of the Arctic.


Author & Director: Sirio Magnabosco
DoP: Sirio Magnabosco
Production Manager: Elisa Hengen
Producer: Nadja Smith, Gregor Streiber, Friedemann Hottenbacher
Produced by: inselfilm produktion
Developed at: Documentary Campus 2021
Funded by: BKM

Technical Details

Running time: 90 min
Languages: Russian
Subtitles: English, German
Year of Completion: 2023
Country of Production: Germany