Tag Archives: Russian

A Summer to Remember
7.8

A Summer to Remember

Aug. 12, 1960

A Summer to Remember

Based on the Vera Panova book about a complicated relationship between an 8-year-old boy and his new stepfather. Release: Seryozha AKA Splendid ...
Earth
7.3

Earth

Apr. 08, 1930

Earth

In the peaceful countryside, Vassily opposes the rich kulaks over the coming of collective farming. Release: Zemlya 1930 Dovzhenko F35 General: ...
Wings
7.7

Wings

Jan. 01, 1966

Wings

The war ended a long time ago, but for the heroine of the film, the former pilot, only those years were filled with genuine meaning. She deeply ...
The Rifleman of the Voroshilov Regiment
7.4

The Rifleman of the Voroshilov Regiment

A very typical post-Soviet era storyline. A bunch of vagabonds lured an innocent teenage girl to their apartment, offered her a drink, ...
The Tuner
7.7

The Tuner

Sep. 06, 2004

The Tuner

The Tuner (Russian: Настройщик, Nastroyshchik) is a 2004 mix film of art house grotesque and a sting comedy. At the heart of Kira Muratova’s film ...
Closeness
6.8

Closeness

Aug. 03, 2017

Closeness

1998, Nalchik. A Jewish family is in trouble: the youngest son and his bride do not come home, and in the morning, a ransom note arrives. The ...
Old Women
6.7

Old Women

Sep. 16, 2003

Old Women

A small village in the Russian campaign is inhabited only by few old women and a boy. When a family of refugees arrives they are at first opposed ...
Freedom Is Paradise
7.0

Freedom Is Paradise

May. 26, 1989

Freedom Is Paradise

Young Sasha is brought into a state-run children’s home because his mother died early and his father spends most of his life in prison. The ...
Poem of the Sea
6.3

Poem of the Sea

Nov. 04, 1958

Poem of the Sea

A Soviet dam project means that many old Ukrainian villages will end up under water. There are conflicts between the dam engineers and villagers ...
Anna
6.9

Anna

Apr. 07, 1936

Anna

Yasha, who likes Anna, accomodates siberian Pavel Kuganov, which later becomes a class-conscious worker in a factory. Anna refuses Yasha’s ...
Autumn
7.1

Autumn

Sep. 19, 1974

Autumn

A quiet drama offers an in-depth, realistic look at the attempts of two old-flames who reunite to see if they were meant to be together; the ...
Fallen
6.7

Fallen

Jul. 05, 2005

Fallen

One night, Matiss Zelcs, an employee of the Latvian national archive in Riga, notices a woman on a bridge. After passing by her without ...
The Cat Who Walked by Herself
7.0

The Cat Who Walked by Herself

Two parents put their child in his crib for the night and leave the room. The child starts crying, and the Cat comes into the room to keep him ...
The Cow
7.5

The Cow

Dec. 31, 1990

The Cow

Animated short based on the story of the same name by Andrei Platonov. Release: Korova The cow 1989 Alexander Petrov F35 General: avi | 200 MB | ...
Kin-dza-dza!
8.1

Kin-dza-dza!

Dec. 01, 1986

Kin-dza-dza!

Two Soviet humans previously unknown to each other are transported to the planet Pluke in the Kin-dza-da galaxy due to a chance encounter with an ...
Father and Son
6.6

Father and Son

Sep. 12, 2003

Father and Son

A small family “a father and a son” lives on the top floor of an old house. The father retired from the military, when he was a ...
The Thaw
6.9

The Thaw

Apr. 17, 1931

The Thaw

A story about capitalistic corruption in a small village and the personal struggles of Anka (Vera Marinich) as she is pregnant and abandoned by ...
Katya Ismailova
6.2

Katya Ismailova

Jun. 06, 1994

Katya Ismailova

A wife finds her life transformed after a torrid affair in this story of murder. Katia is a rather dull young woman who types manuscripts for ...
The Green Elephant
5.5

The Green Elephant

Jan. 01, 1999

The Green Elephant

The movie is set in the brig, the walls of which are painted in a poisonous green color. There fall into two junior officers, Sergei ...
Why Don’t You Just Die!
6.7

Why Don’t You Just Die!

Andrey, a detective and the world’s most horrible father, brings together a terrible group of people in his apartment: his resentful ...