Alexander Sokurov
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//Features

The Cult of Personality
1 Nov 2007 // 4:59 PM

Stalin's reach into Soviet Cinema is undeniable in these films, available on DVD: The Fall of Berlin: The Restored Soviet WW2 Epic, I Worked for Stalin, and Dialogues with Solzhenitsyn

//Columns

Films for Fans of Visionary Directors
4 Aug 2014 // 8:30 PM

In film, "visionary" has become a marketing adjective, like "iconic". Here, on the matter of visionary directors, we separate the claret from the beaujolais, if you will.

//Reviews

Confession (Povinnost) (1998)
30 Mar 2005 // 6:00 PM

Visceral and at times brutal, it's a livid illustration of the effects of monotony and oppression on the spirit.

Spiritual Voices (1995)
30 Mar 2005 // 6:00 PM

Over five hours, such ostensible fealty to the sprawling rhythms of daily life makes for a rigorous and occasionally maddening viewing experience.

//Mixed media
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"Island of Lemurs: Madagascar" Is Cute but Spooky

// Short Ends and Leader

"This flick is a superficial but eye-popping survey for armchair nature tourists.

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