Yuri Norstein is unique in world animation. He brought a new finesse, a strangely melancholy humor and a deep understanding of Russian art and culture. This collection contains all 6 of Norstein's cartoons. '25th-First Day' is Norstein's first film, and w
The ultimate confidence-builder! When you?ve completed this set of programs, you?ll be able to speak Russian with accuracy and conviction ? guaranteed. Premium Set is invaluable for absolute beginners through to intermediate learners. It contains five full programs, which will teach you first words and phrases, then complete sentences. You will develop...
The film is based on the Chekov play 'Tatiana Repina' and the short story 'Difficult People.' At his wedding, the groom is horrified to see in the church crowd, his former mistress - who had recently committed suicide. In Russian with subtitles in Russi
This new documentary film from Nikita Mikhalkov ('Burnt by the Sun') traces the fate of emigrants from the 'first war,' mainly the so-called 'war immigrants.' The authors attempt to understand the motivations for these people, how their lives took shape o