Issue 20: April 2008

The journal editors mourn the loss of Josephine Woll, 1950-2008, whose last article was written for KinoKultura.

Articles

Tom Birchenough: The Koktebel Studio
Dar'ia Borisova: The Forum of National Cinematographies Played at Being a Film School
Barbara Wurm: The International Film Festival Rotterdam — A Festival of Significance for Russian Cinema; In Focus: Svetlana Proskurina
Birgit Beumers: Returning to the Roots: Central Asia in Rottterdam

Interview

Inna Smailova: Interview with Abai Kulbai: The Keeper of Eternal Values in Cinema

Film Reviews

Julie Christensen on Aleko Tsabadze's Russian Triangle (Georgia, 2007)
Robert (Chip) Crane on Anna Melikian's Mermaid (2007)
Emma Helena Čulík on Tamás Tóth and Aleksandr Bashirov's Wolf (2006)
Marko Dumančić on Ivan Solovov's Father (2005)
Olga Klimova on Marina Liubakova's Cruelty (2007)
Mark Lipovetsky on Slava Ross's A Dumb, Fat Hare (2007)
Alexander Prokhorov on Sergei Bodrov's Mongol (2007)
Michael Ransome on Tamara Vladimirtseva and Andrei Panin's Gagarin's Grandson
Masha Salazkina on Dmitrii Meskhiev's 7 Stalls (2007)
Dawn Seckler on Pavel Chukhrai's The Russian Game (2007)

DoubleView:

Olga Mesropova on Andrei Konchalovskii's Gloss (2007)
Sasha Razor on Andrei Konchalovskii's Gloss (2007)

Television

David MacFadyen on Sergei Arlanov's KidsCorps
Jamie Miller on Oleg Massarygin and Maia Todorovskaia's Stalin's Wife

Central Asia and Turkic-Language Countries: Reviews

Gerald McCausland on Ernest Abdyjaparov's Pure Coolness (Kyrgyzstan)
Stephen M. Norris on Zhanna Issabaeva's Karoy (Kazakhstan)
Elena Stishova on Abai Kulbai's Strizh (Kazakhstan)

Forum for April 2008

Updated: 03 Apr 08