Mon, April 14, 2008 • 7:00 PM • GRG 102
Directed by Aleksandr Sokurov, 2007Free and open to the public. Shown with English subtitles.
Sokurov's latest film is set in Chechnya and stars legendary Russian opera singer Galina Vishnevskaya. 'Aleksandra' is about an elderly woman who goes to visit her grandson - a Russian officer based in Chechnya. It is about people separated by war, trying to build relationships peacefully, without guns and bullets.