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Shadows of Our Forgotten Fathers


(Sergei Paradjanov, 1964).
Sergei Paradjanov’s first masterpiece glosses a Carpathian legend of blood feuds, unhappy love, and village sorcery and looks like an acid-head’s home movie—a burst of lyrical pantheism unseen in Soviet cinema since the early ‘30s.

Fri., Aug. 21, 9:30 p.m.; Sun., Aug. 23, 6:15 p.m., 2009

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