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Russian Ark (Russkiy kovcheg) (2002)

Russian Ark
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Mariya Kuznetsova Mariya Kuznetsova
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Aleksandr Chaban Aleksandr Chaban
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Lev Eliseev Lev Eliseev
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2 years, 12 months ago at Aug 20 16:36
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Russian Ark is not only a film of incomparable technical ambition; a sinuous, languorous, labyrinthine ramble, achieved in a single, astounding 96 minute digital take, that glides stealthily through the gilded splendours of the Hermitage at St Petersburg, guided by an 18th century French diplomat, with audience and a mumbling off-screen “spy” joined as spectators to a sumptuous array of painti... read more
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Description: Russian filmmaker Alexander Sokurov broke boundaries with his dreamlike vision of the Hermitage in St. Petersburg, Russian Ark. It's the first feature-length narrative film shot in a single take (on digital video, using a specially designed disc instead of tape). Russian Ark is shot from the point-of-view of an unseen narrator, as he explores the museum and travels through Russian history. The audience sees through his eyes as he witnesses Peter the Great (Maksim Sergeyev) abusing one of his generals; Catherine the Great (Maria Kuznetsova) desperately searching for a bathroom; and, in the grand finale, the sumptuous Great Royal ... (more)
Release date: 8 November 2002
UPC: 720917538228
Tags: 2000s (11), Russia (11), 2002 (8), Russian (7), Art (6), Historical Drama (4), Snow (4), One Take (3), History (3), Unique (2), Spiritual Cinema (2), Dance (2), 00's (2), Surrealism (2), 2000's (2), Fantasy (2), Europe (2), Winter Palace (2), Sergey Yevtushenko's Music (2), Orchestra (2)
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