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BURNT BY THE SUN

Utomlyonnye solntsem

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Directed by Nikita Mikhalkov
France, Russia, 1994
Drama, History

Synopsis

Stalinist Russia, circa 1930, is recreated in this Russian-French film that focuses on a small, elite gathering of family and friends who appreciate the idealism of Stalin’s visions because they do not have to experience its darker side of gulags and purges.

Synopsis

Stalinist Russia, circa 1930, is recreated in this Russian-French film that focuses on a small, elite gathering of family and friends who appreciate the idealism of Stalin’s visions because they do not have to experience its darker side of gulags and purges.

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Burnt by the SunDirected byNikita Mikhalkov

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Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
1994 | 2 wins including: Grand Prize of the Jury
Academy Awards
1995 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film
BAFTA Awards
1996 | Nominee: Best Film not in the English Language

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