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Feud of the titans: Khodorkovsky and Poutine

A very insightful documentary about one of Russia’s richest oil tycoon who has just been freed after spending 10 years in a Karelian penal colony, near the Finnish border. At the time of his arrest back in 2003, he was … Continue reading

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Vodka dreams

Fantasies of big-city stardom cushion a single mother labouring on an assembly line from the brutal banalities of life in Russia’s backwoods in this award-winning, intimately filmed story of the high price of dreams. Grand Jury Special Mention, One World … Continue reading

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