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Twilight Portrait
08/01/2019 - 18:00 עד 21:00
Twilight Portrait | 2011 | Dir: Angelina Nikonova | 105 minutes Shot entirely on a borrowed reflective camera and with a minuscule budget of $20,000, Twilight Portrait aroused a controversy upon premiering at the Kinotavr Open Russian Film Festival in 2011, but ultimately won a number of prizes....
Wixen Academy: How to Be a Bitch & I Will Forget This Day
25/12/2018 - 18:00 עד 21:00
Wixen Academy: How to Be a Bitch & I Will Forget This Day | 2008/2010 | Dir: Alina Rudnitskaia | 30/25 minutes Two shorts by one of the most interesting documentary filmmakers in contemporary Russia provide a fresh and critical look at gender issues. Wixen Academy explores a program that claims...
Everybody Dies but Me
18/12/2018 - 18:00 עד 21:00
Everybody Dies but Me | 2008 | Dir: Valeriia Gai Germanika | 80 minutes A surprisingly powerful coming-of-age drama, this film is set in the suburbs of contemporary Moscow and focuses on three lower-class high-school girlfriends. Like most of Gai Germanika’s work, Everybody Dies but Me is...
Mermaid
27/11/2018 - 18:00 עד 21:00
Mermaid | 2007 | Dir: Anna Melikian | 114 minutes This  creative take on a classic story adapts Hans Christian Andersen’s The Little Mermaid to the realities of early twenty-first century Russia. An introverted girl with the power to make wishes come true leaves her small town by the sea and...
Goddess: How I Fell in Love
20/11/2018 - 18:00 עד 21:00
Goddess: How I Fell in Love | 2004 | Dir: Renata Litvinova | 105 minutes  This is the directorial debut of acclaimed Russian actress, screenwriter, and fashion icon Renata Litvinova. It focuses on an eccentric detective whose unorthodox methods have earned her both admiration and contempt among her...
Wings
13/11/2018 - 18:00 עד 21:00
Wings | 1966 | Dir: Larisa Shepit’ko | 85 minutes This is an outstanding portrayal of a former World War II fighter pilot, Nadezhda Petrukhina, who is now living the quiet life of a school principal. Interspersing the moments of everyday monotony with brief, tantalizing memories of wartime...
Harvest Tim
31/10/2018 - 18:00 עד 21:00
Harvest Time | 2004 | Dir: Marina Razbezhkina | 67 minutes This is the feature debut of acclaimed Russian documentary filmmaker Marina Razbezhkina. Set in a small village in the Chuvashia region, the story covers the late Soviet period from the 1950s to the 1980s through the eyes of Antonina, a...
23/10/2018 - 18:00 עד 21:00
Yevdokiya | 1961 | Dir: Tat’iana Lioznova | 100 minutes The film’s narrative spans the period from the 1920s to the 1960s and focuses on the life of a middle-aged married couple. Looking beyond the routine of everyday life, Lioznova uncovered deep passions, hopes, and lost opportunities that made...
Women of Ryazan
16/10/2018 - 18:00 עד 21:00
Women of Ryazan | 1927 | Dir: Ol’ga Preobrazhenskaya | 67 minutes Set in a remote village, Women of Ryazan covers the transition from late Imperial Russia to the First World War and to the early Soviet period. Focusing on the fates of two main heroines, Preobrazhenskaya was able to convey both the...
Twilight Portrait
08/01/2019 - 18:00 עד 21:00
Twilight Portrait | 2011 | Dir: Angelina Nikonova | 105 minutes Shot entirely on a borrowed reflective camera and with a minuscule budget of $20,000, Twilight Portrait aroused a controversy upon premiering at the Kinotavr Open Russian Film Festival in 2011, but ultimately won a number of prizes....

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