Post by Anna Fomicheva

The Russian Film Festival, an annual event organised by Academia Rossica opens tonight in London and will run until 11 November. Earlier today I was interviewed by Voice of Russia about what to expect and to look forward to in the festival programme.

You can listen to the interview below (click on “Читать далее”). The more detailed preview and discussion of the films to look out for is coming up in this blog shortly.

The Russian film festival in London: the best programme ever

2.11.2012, 22:06
The Russian film festival in the UK kicks off in London today with offerings from all around the world’s biggest country. The sixth annual festival showcases feature length films and documentaries. VOR’s Brendan Cole spoke to Anna Fomichev, an expert on Russian cinema, and asked her what she thought of the line-up for this event.