Tag: communist

What do you really know about Donbass? (Other than what you read in the news)
(Donbass)

Loznitsa's journey through the Donbass region is composed of a series of crazy adventures in which the grotesque and the tragic merge.

The houses we were, the cities we are
(The Houses We Were / DIALOGUE)

Two important but very different documentaries from 2018 showcase the power of the short film form.

The Cuban veteran for whom the Revolution lives on
(To War)

As his country slowly moves past its communist decades, a Cuban veteran is stuck in the past.

A hilarious examination of the human condition
(Mussolini’s Sister)

An intimate portrait of a sarcastic elderly Palestinian woman's life, relationships, regrets and bitterness enlightened by flashes of dark humour.

Czech newcomers excel in excavating the past
(Štvanice / The Last Shift of Tomáš Hisem)

Despite a Slovakian sweep at the Finále in Plzeň this year, two Czech newcomers stood out from the crowd.

In the hallway of the Yugoslav past
(Hotel Jugoslavija)

Hotel Jugoslavija appears as a mirror image of the Yugoslav glory and downfall, symbolised by the once grand and luxurious hotel in the capital of a country that ceased to exist.

A Communist Manifesto
(The Communist Manifesto)

Is Karl Marx still able to show us the way forward - some 168 years after his book was initially published?
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