Alexander Sokurov

Filmography

Recent Reviews

Save and Protect

It was either over my head or the height of pretentiousness.


Save and Protect

Well worth viewing again. very well acted, and visually powerful. It is interesting that Surrealism is employed to tell the story. Is there in fact a true gap between sensual...


Whispering Pages

One of the most textural films I've ever seen. The surfaces breathe with a life of their own, as suggested by the puffs of fog or smoke that constantly drift...


Whispering Pages

A dream with the pages of Crime and Punishment open on your lap: a surreal black and white vision of the dehumanizing poverty in ancien régime St. Petersburg. Survival breeds...


Alexandra

I loved Alexandra, Sokarov's genius once again leaves the viewers wanting more and more. I find it remarkable, how little Sokurov tells us, while telling us so much. The story's...