A program dedicated to Alexander Rodnyansky, one of Russia’s most important and prolific film producers. He began his career as a documentarian, before lending his talents to producing, including key works by some of the most celebrated filmmakers and films in Russian history – East-West, Aleksandr Sokurov’s The Sun, and Andrey Zvyagintsev’s award winning films Elena, Leviathan, and Loveless to name a few. His newest production is the critically acclaimed Beanpole.
The Cinematheque is honored to welcome Alexander Rodnyansky, who will be presenting two of his films, Farewell, USSR and Beanpole.
With gratitude to saegull films and a. r. content for their assistance in creating this program.