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RUSSIA , Germany | 130 minutes | 2016

The renowned Russian director is back with a black-and-white metaphysical drama about the Holocaust where romance meets theories of history. Told from the point of view of three protagonists — an aristocratic Russian woman, a French policeman and a Nazi of officer — Konchalovsky’s film is a powerful cry of anguish. The radical, unsettling structure, claustrophobic 4:3 framing and impeccable cinematography by Aleksandr Simonov chillingly underscore Hitler’s famous “Aryan paradise.”

Lion d'Argent (meilleur réalisateur) - Mostra de Venise 2016

Programs

Sunday October 15, 2017

Program #311
17:00
Cinéma Impérial

Andrei Konchalovsky

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distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Andrei Konchalovsky
  • Interpreter Yuliya Vysotskaya, Peter Kurth, Philippe Duquesne

contact

  • Vladimir Buzov

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