Yuri Zhelyabuzhsky
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//Reviews

'The Cigarette Girl of Mosselprom': A Soviet-Era Critique of 'Americanitis'
13 Oct 2011 // 5:00 PM

As the New Economic Policy attempted to infuse a dose of capitalism within a faltering Soviet economy, American cinema and Soviet avant-garde techniques and content merged within commercial Soviet cinema in its mixed attempts to fashion a truly utopian cinematic world: one that is both popular and political.

//Blogs

Light Comedy, Moscow Style: 'The Cigarette Girl of Mosselprom'
26 Aug 2011 // 8:40 AM

Silent Soviets sell cigarettes, discover romance.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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