Austin Film Society: Russian Films of the Past Two Decades: Russian Ark
Not rated, 96 min. Directed by Alexander Sokurov. Starring Sergey Dreiden and Maria Kuznetsova.
It's fitting that this tour de force of modern cinema closes this Russian series. Sokurov filmed this technical marvel in a single, uninterrupted, Steadicam take that leads us through a vivified tour of Russian history that wends through the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg. Read a full review of Russian Ark.No current showings of this film.