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The Ruins of Europe

Die Ruinen von Europa

Directed by Ira A. Goryainova
Belgium, 2017
Documentary, Avant-Garde


The Ruins of Europe follows a young Parisienne, a real, modern Ophelia/Elektra, as portrayed in Heiner Müller’s apocalyptic play ‘Die Hamletmaschine’ (1977), which forms the path through this unsettling, dark, thought-provoking, meditative trip.

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The Ruins of Europe Directed by Ira A. Goryainova