CANCELED - 989 Summer 2020 Ballad of a Soldier
Wednesday, 11:45–1:45, July 22
Instructor: Steve Goldman
Ballad of a Soldier is a Russian movie released in 1959 at the height of the Cold War. It is a powerful, moving story of a young Russian soldier in WWII who is allowed to leave the front to visit his mother. The film chronicles his journey home and the personal challenges he faces along the way. The movie is a masterpiece and is in Russian with English subtitles. After viewing the film, we will discuss its meaning and historical context.
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