Andrey Zvyagintsev • 2011 • Russia • A woman fights for what's hers after her husband's death
Delving into the psyche of a morally ambiguous female protagonist, and featuring a haunting score by Philip Glass, Elena is a bold and stylish study of crime and punishment in contemporar...
Andrey Zvyagintsev • Russia • 2007 • The existential valences of a disintegrating marriage.
Alex’s brother Mark shows up at their door one day with a bullet in his arm. Though he doesn’t reveal where he got it, he needs help removing it, and Alex obliges. Soon, though, Alex deci...
Andrey Zvyagintsev • Russia • 2003 • An enigmatic tour of terrain between adolescence and manhood.
Andrey and Ivan are young boys who have been raised almost entirely by their mother. While Andrey remembers his father, Ivan has never met him. Thus their divergent reactions when ...