The Mikhalkov Brothers' View of Russia

Type Chapter
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRussian and Soviet Film Adaptations of Literature, 1900-2001
Subtitle of host publicationScreening the Word
EditorsStephen Hutchings, Anat Vernitskaia
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Pages101-127
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)978-0415546126, 0415546125
Publication statusPublished - 29 Apr 2009

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NameBASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies
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Abstract

Providing many interesting case studies and bringing together many leading authorities on the subject, this book examines the importance of film adaptations of literature in Russian cinema, especially during the Soviet period when the cinema was accorded a vital role in imposing the authority of the communist regime on the consciousness of the Soviet people.