Rated 6.6 after 1,474 votes, 78% postive reviews on 18-Feb-19.
2 wins & 11 nominations
A woman lives in a small village in Russia. One day she receives the parcel she sent to her husband, serving a sentence in prison. Confused and angered, she sets out to find why her package was returned to sender.
Rated 7.4 after 3,821 votes, 81% postive reviews on 20-Feb-19.
12 wins & 9 nominations
Over the course of one year, this film follows the life of an ordinary Pyongyang family whose daughter was chosen to take part in one of the famous Korean "Spartakiads". The ritualized explosions of color and joy contrast sharply with pale everyday reality, which is not particularly terrible, but rather quite surreal, like a typical life as seen "through the looking glass".
Rated 7.7 after 1,569 votes, 55% postive reviews on 21-Feb-19.
8 wins & 7 nominations
Few people know of him... Yet hundreds of millions of people are alive because of him. The actions of Stanislav Petrov, a retired Soviet military officer, prevented the start of a worldwide nuclear war and the devastation of much of the Earth.
Rated 7.7 after 532 votes, 78% postive reviews on 19-Oct-18.
7 wins & 4 nominations
Latvia, the late 1920s. Anna, a young woman, pretty and educated, falls in love with an adventurous entrepreneur, 30 years her senior. But with marriage comes great jealousy, and the entrepreneur hides Anna away in the forest, far from other men, where she bears him eight children. The Great Depression hits them hard. Then Latvia is overrun with invasions by the Soviets, then the Nazis, then the (...)