An Underground History of Modern Russia: The Frozen Theater

An Underground History of Modern Russia: The Frozen Theater

In the history of Modern Russia, intellectuals rose above communist rule in spite of the intense state surveillance. In the folds of the iron curtain, they developed underground cultures to express themselves as free individuals, learn forbidden subjects and secretly communicate. The Frozen Theater presents the rise and fall of the Soviet Empire through the underground history of life inside the Soviet Union. This is the story of Grisha Bruskin, born in Moscow at the dawn of the nuclear age to become one of modern Russia’s greatest thinkers. 

Genres / Categories: Films, The Frozen Theater