There was once an independent communist state for Jews under Stalin. What became of Birobidzhan?

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A Bitter Taste of Freedom

The ultimate film about Anna Politkovksaya, Russian journalist killed in 2006.

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Finding Babel

Isaac Babel's writings are subversive masterpieces, challenging the ideology of the early Soviet Union, and resulting in his arrest and execution...

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Misha vs Moscow

Having led his country into a disastrous war against Russia, Georgian president Mikheil "Misha" Saakashvili now finds himself ostracized by his...

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Rare archival footage shows underground plays staged by groups of Jewish dissidents during the Soviet regime, when all expression of Jewish culture...

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Siberia, Monamour

The poignant story of a young boy waiting for his father in a remote village in Siberia's vast, hostile taiga, where man is the greatest enemy......

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