Film Screening: Русский ковчег/Russian Ark, presented for "Eclectic Tour" Spring film series
Wed, April 18, 2012 • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM • BUR 136
The Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies and the Center for European Studies present:
Spring film series: An Eclectic Tour
This spring CREEES and CES continue their eclectic tour through the movies of the region, from gritty Russian thrillers to touching Czech comedy. Join us on Wednesdays as we explore the rich variety of Russian, East European and Eurasian cinema.
Русский ковчег/Russian Ark
April 18, 2012 at 7:00 PM
BUR 136 Burdine Hall (note new location, different from last semester)
Русский ковчег/Russian Ark- (dir. Alexander Sokurov, 2002). Join our unnamed guide and narrator on a sweeping tour through three hundred years of Russian history. Sokurov's remarkable film was shot in the glorious Hermitage Museum, in a single take with a cast of thousands. More of a prose-poem than a narrative story, this incredibly beautiful film will be all the more stunning on the big screen. Not to be missed!
All movies are free and have English subtitles