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BURNT BY THE SUN
1994 film by Russian director and actor Nikita Mikhalkov
(played Sergei Kotov)
Perhaps the most well-known film about Stalin and The
Received Grand Prize at the Cannes Film Festival and the
Academy Award for
NEP fueled emergence of neo-burgeois class of new independently wealthy consumers whose
very existence called into question the progress of the soviet socialist experiment
The former elites skills necessary for the socialism new status f
Grotesque & horror
Why so weird?
Why so fantastic?
Where is the realism?
Maybe fantastic realistic text?
Gogol between romanticism and realism
Concentration on gestures an
1 - Ivan IV
-varying meaning of groznyi (The Terrible, The Dread, awe-inspiring, formidable)
-childhood: born in 1530, and his father Vasilii III died in 1533
-early accounts depict Ivan as being somewhat of a sadist as a childa sadist who threw
RUSSIA IN THE 1920S
Russia not an advanced country in 1914
WWI. wrecked the economy
Lenin made it clear he wont share power
with anyone, not even people
He believed the Bolsheviks had to keep power
till revolution overthrow capitalism in
The Battleship Potemkin
Directed by Sergei Eisenstein
Set in 1905 Produced in 1925
Russo-Japanese War Russians wanted
warm water port
1904 various political parties and Dumas called for
establishment of an elected national legislature,