Slavic & East European Feature Films

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[Neskolko dnej iz zhizni I.I. Oblomova], by Mikhalkov. In Russian with subtitles. Feature Film — A comedic drama about a member of the landed gentry of nineteenth-century Russia whose indolence destroys his life. — PN1997 .O12 — VIDEO


[Ofitsery] by Kara. In Russian with subtitles. Feature Film. — The film follows the lives of two military friends. They served together in the 1920s at a frontier outpost, then in Spain, the Great Patriotic War, and finally in peace time. They meet again when they are generals to discuss their lives and the sacrifices they and their families went through. — PN1995.9.F67 O35 2005 — DVD

Of Freaks and Men

[Pro iurodov i liudei], by Balabanov. In Russian with subtitles. Feature Film — "Explores the seamy underside of the early 20th century upper classes." — PN1997.5 .O32 — DVD

Old Women

[Starukhi], by Sidorov. In Russian.  Feature Film — "A forgotten Russian village in the middle of no-where, with no electricity, a population of old women living simple, ordinary lives and only one man, who suffers from Down's syndrome. One day, a family of refugees from Central Asia comes to settle in the village. They are not welcome ..." —PN1997 .S659 2003 — DVD


By Fiennes. In English. Feature Film — After inheriting his uncle's country estate, playboy Evgeny Onegin travels there and meets a beautiful, passionate young girl, Tatyana. But their relationship sparks a series of events so horrifying they threaten to destroy everything the two have ever known. — PN1997 .O63 — DVD


[Okraina], by Lutsik. In Russian with subtitles. Feature Film — A group of men fight injustice as they try to discover who stole their land. Their hunt for the offenders takes them from the gentle countryside to the halls of power. — HD1536.R9 O4 — DVD

Outskirts, the ; the Girl with the Hatbox

by Barnet. In Russian/Silent with subtitles. Feature Film — Includes two Russian classics by Boris Barnet: The Outskirts (1933) and The Girl With the Hatbox (1927). — PN1997 .O985 — DVD

The Overcoat

[Shinel'], by Batalov. In Russian with subtitles. Feature Film — Screen version of the Gogol story of a clerk whose new overcoat changes his destiny. — PN1997 .S474 — VIDEO

Last modified: August 19, 2009