Browse by Country - Russia

Elena (2011)

Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev
Starring: Nadezhda Markina, Andrey Smirnov, Elena Lyadova, Aleksey Rozin

Elena (Nadezhda Markina) and Vladimir (Andrey Smirnov) come from very different backgrounds. Vladimir is a wealthy, cold man, while his submissive wif... Read more

The Sovereign's Servant (2007)

Director: Oleg Riaskov
Starring: Dmitry Miller, Alexander Bukharov, Alexey Chadov

A.k.a. "Sluga Gosudarev". The action takes place at the time of the Swedish-Russian war of 1709. The King of France, Louis XIV, sends two duellists in... Read more

The Bomber (2011)

Director: Vitaliy Vorobyov
Starring: Nikita Efremov, Ekaterina Astakhova

Originally made as an 8-part Russian TV series, "The Bomber" is an action-packed adventure set during WWII, which sees a Soviet aircraft crashing in N... Read more

9th Company (2005)

Director: Fyodor Bondarchuck
Starring: Arhur Smolyaninov, Aleksei Chadov

What were the members of 9th Company expecting after surviving grueling basic training and deploying into Afghanistan? Surely not the brutality and th... Read more

How I Ended This Summer (2011)

Director: Alexei Popogrebsky
Starring: Grigory Dobrygin, Sergei Puskepalis

Set against the spectacular, otherworldly landscape of the windswept Arctic Circle, writer/director Alexei Popogrebsky's multi-award winning psycholog... Read more

War and Peace (TV Mini-series) (2007)

Director: Robert Dornhelm
Starring: Brenda Blethyn, Malcolm McDowell, Alexander Beyer, Clemence Poesy, Violante Plac...

In the sweeping tradition of historical drama, Leo Tolstoy's grand masterpiece WAR AND PEACE is in a league of its own, considered a touchstone of mod... Read more

The Concert (2009)

Director: Radu Mihaileanu
Starring: Miou-Miou, Melanie Laurent, Alexsey Guskov, Lionel Abelanski, Laurent Bateau, D...

25 years ago, Andrei Filipov was a prodigy - once the celebrated conductor of the Bolshoi Orchestra, the greatest orchestra in Russia. Today he works... Read more

Tulpan (2008)

Director: Sergey Dvortsevoy
Starring: Askhat Kuchinchirekov, Ondasyn Besikbasov, Samal Yeslyamova

Acclaimed Kazakh documentarian Sergey Dvortsevoy's first narrative feature is a gorgeous melange of tender comedy, ethnographic drama and wildlife ext... Read more

The Last Station (2009)

Director: Michael Hoffman
Starring: Christopher Plummer, Helen Mirren, Paul Giamatti, James McAvoy, Anne-Marie Duff,...

In 1910, famed novelist Leo Tolstoy (Christopher Plummer) and his wife Sofya (Helen Mirren) vehemently disagree over the rights to Tolstoy's literary... Read more

Attack on Leningrad (2009)

Director: Aleksandr Buravsky
Starring: Armin Mueller-Stahl, Gabriel Byrne, Mira Sorvino, Olga Sutulova

Aka 'Leningrad'. A soaring, action-packed journey of heroism and sacrifice as one crusading journalist desperately fights to uncover the horrors burie... Read more