The Paradoxes of the Thaw Period

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The so called Thaw Period which got its name thanks to Ilya Ehrenburg, holds a specific place in the history of Russian culture. It is characterized by complex contradictory tendencies viewed by the author using the film «Ilyich Gate» (dir. M. Khutsiev, sc. G. Shpalikov) as an example.
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Zaitseva Lydia Alexeyevna

GPhD in Art, professor, Cinema Studies Department, VGIK. Member of the RF Filmmakers’ Union, Honored Worker of Culture of the RF, RF Film Scholars and Film Critics Prize awardee, author of numerous monographs on the theory and history of Russian cinema.


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