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'hollywood on the baltic'
Kaliningrad Stands In for Europe on Russian Film Sets
Cut off from Europe due to the war in Ukraine, Russian filmmakers are turning to their country's Baltic exclave for European backdrops.
Russian Cinemas Screen Pirated Copies of ‘Barbie’
Russian film critics slammed the “Barbie” screening in one Siberian city for “sh*tty” dubbing and pop-up gambling ads.
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life is your creation
Russians Embrace 'Barbie' Craze From Outside the Dream House
Barbie-themed parties, restaurant menus and lots of pink outfits are making up — almost — for the absence of the movie itself.
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‘Harry Potter’ Films Removed From Russian Streaming Services
The "Harry Potter" movies will disappear from Russian streaming services from Wednesday as Russians continue to face dwindling access to Western-made films...
Russia Threatens War Movie Star With Criminal Case Over Ukraine Criticism
An exiled Russian war movie star faces criminal charges over his criticism of Russia’s military campaign in Ukraine, authorities announced Monday...
Putin Orders Screening of Ukraine Assault Documentaries
President Vladimir Putin ordered his government Tuesday to ensure by February the screening in cinemas of documentary films dedicated to the invasion of...
in the running
Documentaries on Russian Opposition, Climate Change Shortlisted for Oscars
Two documentaries about prominent Russian opposition figures and a film on life in the Russian Arctic are among the titles shortlisted for the 95th Oscars...
Russia Bans ‘Provocative’ Soviet Famine Documentary
Russia has banned the screening of a documentary on the Soviet famine that drove civilians into cannibalism and killed an estimated 5 million people, saying...
IMAX Bans Russian Film Screenings Within Russia, Chain Owner Says
Russian cinemas require explicit permission from IMAX to screen movies in a high-resolution format despite the technical capabilities to do so.
Russian Cinema in Turmoil as Hollywood Pulls Out
Russia's film industry has been thrown into turmoil by the fighting in Ukraine just as it was beginning to recover from the pandemic.
Hollywood Blocks Film Releases in Russia Over Ukraine Invasion
"The Batman," “Morbius” and Pixar film “Turning Red” are among the movies that won't get a Russian premiere.
Soviet Classic ‘Irony of Fate’ Set Gets Immersive New Year’s Treatment
Fans of the film can enter to win a visit to a replica of the movie's apartment and get treated to Russian New Year's delicacies.
Russia to Probe Netflix for ‘Gay Propaganda’ Violations – Vedomosti
An official accused Netflix of streaming LGBT-themed content with a “16+” label instead of the required “18+” designation.
6 Russian and Soviet Movies to Get You in the Halloween Spirit
With Russia on partial lockdown, there’s no better way to spend Halloween than revisiting some of the country's best scary films.
back to earth
Russian Film Crew Says Shooting in Space a 'Huge Challenge'
If the project stays on track, the Russian crew will beat a Hollywood project involving Tom Cruise with NASA and Elon Musk's SpaceX.
First Russian Film in Space an ‘Experiment’ – Director
Director Klim Shipenko and actress Yulia Peresild are due to blast off in a project that will compete with Hollywood's own film shot in space.
off the air
Russian Court Bans ‘Happy Tree Friends,’ Anime Films
The adult cartoon “harms young children’s spiritual and moral education and development,” the court said.
Russia Scores Strong Showing at Cannes Film Festival With 6 Films
The 74th Cannes Film Festival will be held July 6-17 in the French resort city.
lights, camera, action
Russia to Send Billionaire Maezawa, Film Crew to ISS
The film's working title is "Challenge" and will be in the genre of a "space drama," Roscosmos said.
west celebrates east
Open a Window to Films From the East
Women took the top awards at this year's celebration of films from the East held in Germany.
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