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7:00pm, Sunday, October 11. One of the most astonishing, original and controversial films of the Russian ’90s, OUTSKIRTS was the sole directorial effort of the gifted...
September 30, 2015
Russian Studies at Yale Recognized by Carnegie Corporation
The Russian Studies Project that was launched in January 2015 at the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale has been awarded $200,000...
September 10, 2015
Man with a Movie Camera
September 10, 7:00pm. The Yale Russian Studies Initiative and Film 150 proudly present a screening of the new full-frame digital restoration of Dziga Vertov’s Man with a...
August 26, 2015
April 24 & April 25. Rethinking Early Modern Russia. A conference hosted by the Russian Studies Program and sponsored by the European Studies Council, with a USDE Title...
April 15, 2015
April 15, 7pm: Crime and Transcendence: The Films of Aleksei Balabanov presents “River”, 2002 and “The Stoker”, 2010. Two tales of outcasts, turns blackly humorous and...
April 14, 2015
Russian Academy of Sciences
April 2, 4pm: Semen Ekshtut, Russian Academy of Sciences, “The Daily Life of the Russian Intelligentsia from the Great Reforms to the Silver Age: The Two ‘Thaws’ in Russian...
March 20, 2015
Cargo 200
April 1, 7 pm: CARGO 200 (2007, 89 min.). Balabanov’s most shocking and controversial film, this horror-comedy set in the pre-perestroika USSR administers a harsh antidote to...
March 16, 2015

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