This film screened on Tuesday 21st March 2017.
Eisenstein’s biopic of the bloody autocratic ruler who sought to unite the country against powerful hereditary boyars. Having already incurred the authorities’ disapproval, Eisenstein’s depiction of Ivan as a Russian hero, with sumptuous sets and an expressive acting style, won him the Stalin prize.
Justin Doherty, Assistant Professor in Russian at TCD, will offer an introduction to the cinema of Russia.
This event is taking place as part of the From Russia with Film Evening Course which runs from March 21st to April 25th at the IFI. Tickets are €70 (including tea/coffee) for complete course (concessions €65). Please book your place by calling Sharon Corrigan on 01 679 5744 or email email@example.com. Individual tickets are not available.