Film Screening: Volga Volga


Thursday, August 15, 2019, 7:00pm


CGIS South Building, Room S010 (Tsai Auditorium), 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge

Join the Davis Center for a film screening of Volga Volga

Volga Volga (Волга-Волга) is typical of the escapist musical comedies directed by Russian filmmaker Gregori Alexandrov. The film's star is Alexandrov's wife Lubov Orlova, here playing a physical culturalist named Strelka. The hero is Byvalov (Igor Hinsky), an itinerant musical-instrument manufacturer who dreams of forming his own orchestra.

Directed by Grigori Alexandrov (1938). Running time 108 minutes. Russian language film with English subtitles.

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