Medieval Russia: Cinema

Covers the art, architecture, culture, customs, daily life, economics, history, religion, and writings of medieval Russia.


Cinema Related to Medieval Russia

WATCH - Andrei Rublev: Full Movie

An expansive Russian drama, this film focuses on the life of revered religious icon painter Andrei Rublev (Anatoliy Solonitsyn). Drifting from place to place in a tumultuous era, the peace-seeking monk eventually gains a reputation for his art. But after Rublev witnesses a brutal battle and unintentionally becomes involved, he takes a vow of silence and spends time away from his work. As he begins to ease his troubled soul, he takes steps towards becoming a painter once again.

WATCH - Ivan Vassilyevich Changes Occupation

Ivan Vassilyevich Changes Occupation

A classic of Soviet slapstick comedy. Watch this film on Mosfilm's YouTube channel.

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