Call for Essays About Any Aspect of Popular Culture, Present or Past

Andrei Zvyagintsev


Tuesday, May 15 2012

'Elena': Women in Putin's Russia

The women in Elena don't fight so much as they find ways to subvert, secretly and alone. And the men go on about their business, carelessly and selfishly.

Tuesday, May 24 2011

Cannes 2011: 'Elena' and 'This Must Be the Place'

Watching This Must Be the Place, we take delight in the story of a man who refuses to grow up, especially as played by remarkable Sean Penn.

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