Film Screening & Discussion: Women of the Gulag


Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 7:00pm


CGIS South, Room S010 (Tsai Auditorium), 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge

The documentary film Women of the Gulag tells the compelling and tragic stories of six women as last survivors of the Gulag. Women of the Gulag features six women in their eighties and nineties as they tell their stories while going about their daily lives in remote villages in the Ural Mountains, in break-away Sukhumi, and in the Moscow suburbs. This film was short-listed for the Academy Award Documentary Short Subject nomination, 2019.

Following the film, Professor Terry Martin will moderate a conversation with Marianna Yoravskaya, the film's director.

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