Browse by Country - Russia

Return of the Firebird (2002)

Director: Andris Liepa

Dramatic re-creations of the original Ballets Russes productions of 'The Firebird', 'Petrushka' and 'Scheherazade', first seen in Paris almost a centu... Read more

The Cranes are Flying (1957)

Director: Mikhail Kalatozov
Starring: Tatiana Samoilova, Alexei Batalov, Vasily Merkuryev

Veronica and Boris are blissfully in love, until the eruption of World War II tears them apart. Boris is sent to the front lines... and then communica... Read more

Earth / Bezhin Meadow (1930)

Director: Alexander Dovzhenko, Sergei Eisenstein
Starring: Stepan Shkurat

"Earth" - Alexander Dovzhenko, one of the four giants of early Soviet revolutionary cinema (along with Eisenstein, Pudovkin and Vertov), shattered the... Read more