Voices Of LeningradStreaming Video - 2012
Filmed at the end of the Soviet era, this classic film is a portrait of elegant Leningrad, the Baltic seaport established by Peter the Great in the 18th century. This riveting cultural survey shows a city in social, economic, and political transition. Characterized from its birth by a boldness of vision, Leningrad today is in the forefront of changes sweeping the Soviet Union. Meet a talented young ballerina, an animated rock guitarist, hard-working factory workers, and fascinating citizen diplomats. We'll also take a tour of the Hermitage museum and meet a TV journalist, whose passion for this incredible city is unmatched. Drawing inspiration from their illustrious past, the people raise their voices in a chorus of hope. This is the story of an extraordinary city.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c1991
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (58 min.) :,sd., col