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Tired of American superheroes? Check out "Guardians" for superhero action with a Russian twist!
A 2013 Russian revisitation of WWII's arguably most important battle, complete with slick production quality and special effects.
Russian filmmaker Vitaly Manskiy's Under the Sun is perhaps the most philosophical and artistic documentary I've seen about North Korea.
After picking up a Golden Globe (Russia’s first since 1969) and garnering a nomination for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar last month, Andrey Zvyagintsev’s...
We here in the West oftentimes see Russia as a miserable place. It is the austere authoritarian other to our delightful democratic self, a home...
This movie helps explain why Turkey and Japan are such good friends
Interview: Chinese director Pengfei on “The Taste of Rice Flower”
Review: Menashe (United States, 2017)
Review: The Taste of Rice Flower (China, 2017)
Trailer: Feng Xiaogang’s latest movie “Youth” premieres Sep 30, 2017
Review: Servant of the People 2 (Ukraine, 2016)
Review: Lowlife Love (Japan, 2016)
Interview: Wang Yu-lin on Taiwanese aborigines and gender identity in “Alifu, The Prince/ss”