Okraina 1998
A group of Russian farmers discover that their land has been sold for oil excavation without their knowledge and go on a rampage of torture and killing to extract more information from party officials...

A peculiar and fascinating mixture of deadpan comedy, postmodern revenge fantasy, and retro-'30s Soviet propaganda film, Petr Lutsik's Outskirts journeys through the contemporary Russian landscape as it might have been viewed by early-20th-century peasants or a Death Wish-era Charles Bronson. The collision of styles and messages makes it hard to decipher Lutsik's intentions at any given point, but the confusion adds depth and off-kilter humor to his critique of newly capitalist Russia and the fresh round of injustices visited upon the common man.

DVD5 | PAL 4:3 | 01:35:43 | 3.97 Gb + 3% rec
Language: Russian
Subtitles: English
Genre: Drama

Director: Pyotr Lutsik
Cast: Yuriy Dubrovin, Nikolay Olyalin, Aleksei Pushkin, Aleksey Vanin, Rimma Markova, Viktor Stepanov
Country: Russia

Download The Outskirts / Okraina / Окраина (1998) DVD5:

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