The Vampires of Midland

International Panorama

international premiere
Fantasy - Comedy Drama | Russia | 2021

Episode(s): 1 & 2
Series: 8 x 52min

Grandpa Slava is the oldest of the Midland vampire family. They live quietly. They live the unremarkable life of an ordinary Russian family and they never kill humans – ever. Although, of course, everyone knows they drink blood. And when some lifeless corpses are found in a birch grove near Smolensk…their peaceful life falls under threat.

Available on Wednesday 09/01 at 7.30 p.m. and for 24 hours on seriesmaniadigital.com
Limited tickets: reservation from 9 a.m. the day before

Our take

A joyful parody, depicting with humor modern vampires all descended from the agitated history of Russia. The series shows a great self-deprecation, whether towards its genre and themes or towards its nationality.

  • Created By Alexey AKIMOV
  • Written By Konstantin GARBUZOV, Olga SIMONOVA, Dmitry SHEPELEVICH, Roman BORODAVKIN, Dmitry KREPCHUK, Alexey ZUENOK, Vadim KHLEBKOVICH
  • Directed By Anton MASLOV
  • Music Ivan KANAEV, Denis VORONTSOV, Evgeny GOLOTENKO
  • With Yuri STOYANOV, Ekaterina KUZNETSOVA, Artyom TKACHENKO, Tatiana DOGILEVA, Mikhail GAVRILOV, Olga MEDYNICH, Gleb KLUZHNY
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