Russia

  • Anna, Seven Years on the Frontline

    The Netherlands | 2008 | 78min

    This is Anna Politkovskaya’s life story, told in documentary scenes and in the words of friends and colleagues. Read More

     
  • Gugara

    Poland | 2008 | 58/69min

    This is the story of the decline of a small Siberian community. This perceptive documentary describes the paradoxical world of former nomads and reindeer herdsman that were forced to abandon their ancient way of life. Read More

     
  • Revue

    Germany, Russia, Ukraine | 2008 | 82min

    Black & white film based on unique material from old Soviet newsreels from the 1950s and 1960s revive the time of Soviet propaganda. Read More

     
  • Blockade

    Russia | 2005 | 52min

    Impressive visual material of the siege of Leningrad as a breathtaking reanimation of reality. Read More

     
     
  • Gagarin’s Pioneers

    Germany / Russia | 2005 | 100min

    Young pioneers betrayed their fatherland at the age of 10, fleeing with their parents from the Soviet Union to Israel - or they changed their names, wiped away the traces of their Jewish family history and stayed. Read More

     
  • Death on the Eastern Front

    Germany | 2003 | 2x52’/2x44min

    Based on Antony Beevor's best-selling book “Berlin, the Downfall, 1945”, Sven Ihden investigates the mental state of the German and Soviet armies and the subsequent dramatic effects on the civilian population. Read More