This film screened on Tuesday 18th April 2017.
Award-winning drama that draws on Biblical themes and life in contemporary Russia.
Director Zvyagintsev offers a flawed hero, Kolya, who seeks to save his home from the corrupt local mayor. Symbolic and beautiful state-of-the-nation cinema from this contemporary auteur.
Retired international editor of The Irish Times and Moscow correspondent, Seamus Martin, will consider life in Russia today.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Individual tickets are not available.