Online Russian Film Festival Date Changes
- Ballad of a Soldier (1959), directed by Grigori Chukhrai. Thursday, October 21 at 7:00 p.m.
Made during a period of relative relaxation of censorship under Nikita Khrushchev, Ballad of a Soldier is the story of a Russian solider given leave during World War II to visit his mother.
- Leto (2019), directed by Kirill Serebrennikov. Thursday, November 4 at 7:00 p.m.
Although made in 2019, Leto paints a picture of the beginnings of rock and roll in the Soviet Union during the last years (1981-1982) of the Brezhnev era.
To access the Festival, join the Global Literacy Series Canvas site at https://uncfsu.instructure.com/enroll/W9L7N9.
Dr. John I. Brooks III, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of History
Dept. of Intelligence Studies, Geospatial Sciences, Political Science, and History
Fayetteville State University
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Phone: (910) 672-1060