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    Aleksandr Nevskiĭ = Alexander Nevsky /
    Alexander Nevsky Catalog Record Only
    In the thirteenth century, Germans attack Russia, but are defeated by the Russian people who have gathered to fight under the leadership of Prince Alexander Nevsky.
    • Date: 1938
  • Film, Video
    Just like home Kemo ba-bayit
    Kemo ba-bayit Catalog Record Only
    "For the past ten years a loving couple have managed Moscow's Jewish Orphanage - home to children who were abused, neglected, and abandoned by the people closest to them. It takes a lot of patience but slowly, gradually, these children learn to regain their trust in humanity and secure a chance for a brighter future. This film offers a rare glimpse at life in ...
    • Contributor: Gentelev, Alexander - Klein, Sasha - Zinshtein, Maya - Gavrilin, V. (Valeriĭ) - Sms Productions - Reshet (Firm) - Gesher Film Fund - Ruth Diskin Films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
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    Ivan grozny. Boyarskii zagovor = Ivan the terrible. Part 2. The Boyars' plot /
    Boyarskii zagovor | Ivan the terrible. | Boyars' plot Catalog Record Only
    Depicts events of Ivan IV, surrounding his enemies, the Boyars.
    • Date: 1958
  • Film, Video
    Zhestokiĭ romans = A ruthless romance /
    Ruthless romance | Zhestoki romans Catalog Record Only
    Recounts Victorian times along the Volga River as Larisa tries to find a spouse who will love her for herself rather than for the rubles she lacks. S.S. Paratov, a Volga boatman, appears to be an appropriate choice, but he loves and leaves her. She rejects an opportunity to go to Paris as the mistress of a wealthy man and is murdered by a ...
    • Date: 1984
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    Padenie dinastii Romanovykh--khronika 1917-1927 gg. = The fall of the Romanov dynasty / Catalog Record Only Documentary portrays the fall of the Czarist regime and the rise of communist rule; it uses newsreel and court photographers' footage. Included are footage of World War I, the February Revolution, and the arrival of Lenin.
    • Date: 1927
  • Film, Video
    Battleship Potemkin : From the series "The year 1905"
    Sergei Eisenstein's Battleship Potemkin | From the series "The year 1905" Catalog Record Only
    Sergei Eisenstein was commissioned by the Soviet government to make a movie commemorating the failed uprising of 1905, a mere 20 years after the actual incident. Eisenstein duly hails as heroes the people whose actions were regarded as traitorous in 1905. It began when sailors on the Potemkin protested that the meat they were being fed was maggot infested. In response, the commander ordered ...
    • Contributor: Bliokh, I︠a︡kov - Agadzhanova, Nina Ferdinandovna - Eisenstein, Sergei - Meisel, Edmund - Antonov, Aleksandr Pavlovich - Aleksandrov, Grigoriĭ Vasilʹevich - Barsky, Vladimir - Gomorov, Mikhail - Levshin, Aleksandr - Arnold, Loy ... Bliokh, I︠a︡kov - Agadzhanova, Nina Ferdinandovna - Eisenstein, Sergei - Meisel, Edmund - Antonov, Aleksandr Pavlovich - Aleksandrov, Grigoriĭ Vasilʹevich - Barsky, Vladimir - Gomorov, Mikhail - Levshin, Aleksandr - Arnold, Loy - Patalas, Enno - Kleĭman, N. I. (Naum I.) - Imig, Helmut - Zischler, Hanns - Bennett, Bruce - Goskino Rossii - Filmmuseum Berlin - Deutsche Kinemathek - Transit Film - Kino International Corporation - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Ivan grozny. Ivan grozny = Ivan the terrible. Part 1. Ivan the terrible /
    Ivan the terrible. | Ivan grozny | Ivan the terrible Catalog Record Only
    Depicts events of Ivan IV, a Russian, when he is about to take on the trappings of the Byzantine Emperors and the title of Czar (Caesar) instead of the title of his predecessors--Grand Prince of Moscow.
    • Date: 1944
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    Aleksandr Nevskiĭ = Alexander Nevsky / Catalog Record Only In the thirteenth century, Germans attack Russia, but are defeated by the Russian people who have gathered to fight under the leadership of Prince Alexander Nevsky.
    • Date: 1938
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    [The face of Russia--rushes] / Catalog Record Only These are master rushes (unedited raw footage) for The face of Russia, the three-part documentary television series on the cultural history of Russia. The series encompassed Russia's architecture, paintings, music, literature, and cinema. It focused on how the Russian people find inspiration in the art of their past and hope in the emerging images of their future. First telecast June 17, 24, and July ...
    • Date: 1996
  • Film, Video
    Kavkazskiĭ plennik /
    Prisoner of the mountains Catalog Record Only
    A pair of Russian soldiers are captured and taken prisoner by a Chechen father hoping to barter them for the release of his captured son. A bond of understanding develops between the soldiers and their captors, but it is broken when plans for their release go awry, and a chain of violence and retaliation is preciptitated.
    • Date: 1996