Russian Cultural Center Our Texas presents
Movie “The Harvest Time”
Director: Marina Razbezhkina, Russia, 2004
Set on a Russian collective farm circa 1950, this elegiac essay shows how the "Red Flag" awarded to top combine operator Tosya essentially destroys her life and that of her family. The velvet banner, at first a source of pride, soon becomes the bane of Tosya's existence.
Marina Razbezhkina is one of the best documentary movie makers in Russia today. This film was her debut in fiction and has earned many awards at various international film festivals.
Time of screening: 67 min.
Language: Russian with English subtitles
Tickets: $8, RCC members - $6