Drawn from the classic Soviet repertoire, the films in this series will be screened over the course of a month and a half, with an introduction and post-film discussion to accompany each one.
Film: "The Commissar / Komissar" (dir. Askoldov, USSR, 1967)
Introduction by Harriet Murav (Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures, and Comparative and World Literature)
Part of a series of events in the 2017-2018 academic year called "1917: Ten Days that shook the world / 2017: Ten Days that shake the campus"