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The Resource My perestroika, directed and filmed by Robin Hessman ; produced by Robin Hessman, Rachel Wexler ; a co-production of Red Square Productions, Bungalow Town Productions and ITVS International ; in association with YLE Jenny Westergård and American Documentary/POV, (DVD videorecording)

My perestroika, directed and filmed by Robin Hessman ; produced by Robin Hessman, Rachel Wexler ; a co-production of Red Square Productions, Bungalow Town Productions and ITVS International ; in association with YLE Jenny Westergård and American Documentary/POV, (DVD videorecording)

Label
My perestroika
Title
My perestroika
Statement of responsibility
directed and filmed by Robin Hessman ; produced by Robin Hessman, Rachel Wexler ; a co-production of Red Square Productions, Bungalow Town Productions and ITVS International ; in association with YLE Jenny Westergård and American Documentary/POV
Title variation
Nation's history is personal
Contributor
Composer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Language
  • rus
  • eng
  • rus
  • rus
Summary
Follows five ordinary Russians living in extraordinary times, from their sheltered Soviet childhood, to the collapse of the Soviet Union during their teenage years, to the constantly shifting political landscape of post-Soviet Russia. Together, these childhood classmates paint a complex picture of the dreams and disillusionments of those raised behind the Iron Curtain
Cataloging source
SYB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editors, Alla Kovgan, Garret Savage ; composer, Lev (Ljova) Zhurbin
Language note
In Russian with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Featuring Olga Durikova, Boris (Borya) Meyerson, Lyubov (Lyuba) Meyerson, Mark Meyerson, Ruslan Stupin, Andrei Yevgrafov
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hessman, Robin
  • Wexler, Rachel
  • Westergård, Jenny
  • Ljova
  • Red Square Productions
  • Bungalow Town Productions Ltd
  • Independent Television Service
  • Yleisradio Oy
  • American Documentary, Inc
  • P.O.V. (Firm)
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Perestroĭka
  • Generation X
  • Generation X
  • Biographical films
  • Historical films
  • Feature films
  • Nonfiction films
  • Foreign films
  • Soviet Union
  • Russia (Federation)
Technique
live action
Label
My perestroika, directed and filmed by Robin Hessman ; produced by Robin Hessman, Rachel Wexler ; a co-production of Red Square Productions, Bungalow Town Productions and ITVS International ; in association with YLE Jenny Westergård and American Documentary/POV, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 2010
  • Special features include deleted scenes (60 min.) and interviews (35 min.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Meet the Meyersons -- Happy childhood -- Pioneer memories -- Songs for peace -- Teaching Soviet history -- Our perestroika! -- The party's over -- Swan lake -- The new Russia -- Together, we will win! -- Teaching Soviet history, part II
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.)
Isbn
9781422918722
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 767685269190
  • 798304158076
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
NNVG269191
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)746938612
  • (OCoLC)ocn746938612
  • 507581
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, NTSC
Terms governing use
For educational use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
My perestroika, directed and filmed by Robin Hessman ; produced by Robin Hessman, Rachel Wexler ; a co-production of Red Square Productions, Bungalow Town Productions and ITVS International ; in association with YLE Jenny Westergård and American Documentary/POV, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 2010
  • Special features include deleted scenes (60 min.) and interviews (35 min.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Meet the Meyersons -- Happy childhood -- Pioneer memories -- Songs for peace -- Teaching Soviet history -- Our perestroika! -- The party's over -- Swan lake -- The new Russia -- Together, we will win! -- Teaching Soviet history, part II
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.)
Isbn
9781422918722
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 767685269190
  • 798304158076
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
NNVG269191
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)746938612
  • (OCoLC)ocn746938612
  • 507581
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, NTSC
Terms governing use
For educational use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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