Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Leviathan by Andrey Zvyagintsev Ranked First among Best Movies of 2014
25.12.2014 17:04
Leviathan by Andrey Zvyagintsev Ranked First among Best Movies of 2014

Leviathan by the Russian film director Andrey Zvyagintsev tops the list of the best world films of 2014, according to The Hollywood Reporter. 

      The top ten also includes Only Lovers Left Alive by Jim Jarmusch, Birdman by Alejandro González I ñárritu, and Ida by Pawech Pawlikowski.

      The rating’s author Todd McCarthy points out that the film “describing corruption in Russia” is highly charged thematically, visually and politically. “Our Russian friend argued that the film doesn't include Putin in the list of targets, but there seems to be hidden criticism”. McCarthy added that “the film is a masterpiece even by Russian standards. 

      
Earlier Leviathan was included into top ten movies of 2014 according to the film observer of the Associated Press Jake Coyle American news agency. The winner of the The Best Scenario Prize at the 67th Cannes Film Festival is also nominated for the Oscar and Gold Globe awards.

      Leviathan is a cinematic interpretation of the bible character Job’s story in the setting of modern Russia, where the Leviathan monster is the state machine. 

      The Leviathan goes on general release in Russia in February, 2015.

Sources: http://www.regnum.ru 

Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Andrey Zvyagintsev Film Distribution Russian Cinema   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Boris Eifman Ballet Theater is Going on Anniversary Tour Across America Today
03.06.2017
Forgotten Archive Films Found at ENEA
27.10.2017
Energy of Love at Multimedia Art Museum
16.05.2017
Andy Warhol's Animal Rights Exhibition in Moscow
13.03.2017
Boris Khlebnikov's "Arrhythmia" to Compete in Karlovy Vary
31.05.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Krasnodar region  fashion weeks  Russia-Peru  Russian sanctions   nuclear physics  Kinotavr Film Festival  Russian Cinema  EU sanctions  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Fashion Futurum  Kaliningrad Region  Elections 2012  Russian courts  Vladimir Mashkov  Fokino  ASNARO  Nikolay Zelinsky  Japan  Veliky Novgorod  Painting  Exhibitions in Moscow  Novozybkov  Russian country life  Vnesheconombank   Metro  Vincent Van Gogh  plant physiology  the Pole of Cold  Moscow Underground  Nagatinsk  Orthodox Church  cats  Russian sportsmen  Russian history  South Stream  Russian government  Vyazma  Moskvich  Russian business  Russian Literature  Archeology  Russian tourism  New Year celebrations  Blockade  protest actions  Ivan Vasiliev  Architecture Monuments  Russian space exploration  Republic of Kalmykia  Moscow 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites