Portrait of political paralysis reels you in.
CANNES FILM FESTIVAL: 17th Century English political philosophy meets 21st Century Russian fury in Andrey Zvyagintsev’s bone-rattling epic, Leviathan. The skilled storyteller applies Hobbes’ landmark three-part essay on the function of government...
Russian filmmaker returns to form with riveting family drama.
With his bleakly affecting road movie The Return, Russian director Andrei Zvyagintsev appeared on the international scene as a significant talent then disappointed many with his follow-up, The Banishment....