Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Film Aleksandra

Directed by Aleksandr Sokurov, 2007Free and open to the public. Shown with English subtitles.

Mon, April 14, 2008 | GRG 102

7:00 PM

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.

Sponsored by: CREEES

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