I’ve covered pretty much solely Hollywood films to date. Time to diversify the mix and show off some my eclectic taste.
Burnt By The Sun is a film dear to me. It’s beautiful, funny, and intensely sad at the same time. Arguably actor and director Nikita Mikhalkov’s best work.
Mikhalkov won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film in 1995 for the movie.
The poster I’d love to put on my wall is this one.
There are several poster versions available, but this one captures the calm before the storm. The peace and tranquility before their world comes crashing down.
To lighten the tone a bit before I go. Here’s some Russian film trivia. Russian kettlebells have featured in several Soviet movies, often humorously. Check out this clip