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Films of the Revolution/Revolutionary Films: "The Commissar"

Event Type
Film Screening
REEEC; Department of Theatre; Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures; School of Music; School of Art + Design; Center for Advanced Study; Center for African Studies; Center for Global Studies; Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies; Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies; College of Fine and Applied Arts; College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; Program in Comparative and World Literature; Department of French and Italian; Department of History; European Union Center; Illinois International Programs; Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities; International and Area Studies Library; Krannert Art Museum; Lemann Institute for Brazilian Studies; MillerComm; School of Literatures, Cultures, and Linguistics; Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory; University Library; Women's Resource Center; Program in Jewish Culture and Society
101 Armory (505 E. Armory Ave., Champaign 61820)
Oct 20, 2017   7:30 pm  
Free and open to the public.
Originating Calendar
Russian, E. European & Eurasian Center: Films

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"

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