Russian Critics on the Cinema of Glasnost
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Russian Critics on the Cinema of Glasnost by Michael Brashinsky
Book DescriptionRussian Critics on the Cinema of Glasnost gathers together twenty-three essays written by some of Russia's most astute commentators of film and culture. Written during the 1980s and published in English for the first time, this collection includes reviews of films such as Little Vera and Taxi Blues, which were critically hailed in the West. Their comments not only illuminate important aspects of Russian filmmaking during this decade: as importantly, they capture a sense of a society in flux during the waning years of communism, as well as the larger context within which Glasnost cinema and culture developed. This collection provides insight into the successes and shortcomings of Glasnost, as captured in film, for a Western audience.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521087674
(228mm x 152mm x 10mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 11-Dec-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Michael Brashinsky
Russian Critics on the Cinema of Glasnost, Hardback (September 1994)
Essays by Russian commentators of film and culture provide insight into Glasnost and the 1980s.
Zero Hour, Paperback (June 1992)» View all books by Michael Brashinsky
Offers the study of changes in Soviet cinema that have been taking place since 1985. This title examines a variety of films from "BOMZH" (initials standing for homeless drifter) through Taxi Blues and the glasnost blockbuster "Little Vera" to the Latvian documentary "Is It Easy to Be Young?" and the "new wave" productions of "Wild Kazakh boys."
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