Movies in Russian

Wednesday

December 8

Wednesday December 8 5:45 PM · Small screening hall

5:45 PMSmall screening hall

Aalto: Architect of Emotions

This captivating exploration of Alver Aalto, the defining figure in Scandic design and one of Europe's greatest modern architects, focuses on his remarkable and loving partnership with wife, Aino. Theirs was a profoundly humanist vision that put people at the centre of design, and ranged from work in furniture design through to huge architectural projects. They mixed with, and influenced, major figures of modernist art and design including Le Corbusier, Gropius, Moholy-Nagy, and Frank Lloyd Wright. Come on a cinematic... more...

Wednesday December 8 8:15 PM · Small screening hall

8:15 PMSmall screening hall

Changes that reverberated throughout the world wrought by one man. A film summing-up the life of a man who changed the world in the 20th century. Gorbachev's short time in power was marked by the collapse of this empire. He was the architect of Glasnost and Perestroika, policies that gave the citizens of the Soviet Union - what Ronald Reagan called "the Evil Empire" - a chance to be free. The Soviet empire collapsed under him - and he is... more...

Thursday

December 9

Thursday December 9 8:30 PM · Small screening hall

8:30 PMSmall screening hall

Dear Comrades!

Novocherkassk, USSR, 1962. Lyudmila is a Party executive and devout communist who had fought in WWII for Stalin's ideology. Certain that her work will create a communist society, the woman detests any anti-Soviet sentiment. During a strike at the local electromotive factory, Lyudmila witnesses a laborers' piquet gunned down under orders from the government that seeks to cover up mass labor strikes in USSR. After the bloodbath, when survivors flee from the square, Lyudmila realizes her daughter has disappeared. A... more...
in Russian with Czech subtitles

Dorogie tovarishchi

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2020

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120 min

Directed by

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Friday

December 10

Friday December 10 8:30 PM · Small screening hall

8:30 PMSmall screening hall

Petrov's Flu

A day in the life of a comic book artist and his family in post-Soviet Russia. While suffering from the flu, Petrov is carried by his friend Igor on a long walk, drifting in and out of fantasy and reality.

Saturday

December 11

Saturday December 11 8:30 PM · Small screening hall

8:30 PMSmall screening hall

Never Gonna Snow Again

Zhenia, a Russian-speaking immigrant from the Ukraine enters the lives of the rich residents of a bland, walled off community as a masseur. Despite their wealth, the residents emit an inner sadness, a longing. The mysterious newcomer's hands heal, his eyes seem to penetrate their souls. To them, his Russian accent sounds like a song from the Communist past, a memory of their seemingly safer childhood. Zhenia is able to change their lives.
in Russian with Czech subtitles

Sniegu juz nigdy nie bedzie

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2020

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113 min

Directed by

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