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71 Ratings

State Funeral

Directed by Sergei Loznitsa
Netherlands, Lithuania, 2019
Documentary, History


A documentary of found footage that chronicles the four days leading up to the funeral of Joseph Stalin.

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State Funeral Directed by Sergei Loznitsa

Critics reviews

State Funeral is both awesome and stupefying, conjuring the spectacle of a dead pharaoh laid to rest in a celluloid pyramid of his own design.
May 01, 2020
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Loznitsa’s massively ambitious oeuvre, which attempt to process Eastern European history through cinematic conjurings of one kind or another, has a new contender for most engrossing entry.
September 06, 2019
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