Окраина (1933) Outskirts

Tue, Oct 09, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Directed by Boris Barnet

1914. In a small town in a remote part of the Russian Empire, shoemakers struggle to organize against factory owners. When war comes, they are united as soldiers of the Tsar on the Eastern Front. Anka, a local girl, forges a relationship with a German POW. The film criticises war profiteers and encourages workers to reach across national lines. In 1917 the Russian Revolution comes and the Tsar is thrown from power.

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Окраина (1933) Outskirts