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 March 11, 2017 at 2:30 pm

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“The Cranes are Flying” (1956) – the famous Soviet film (a fascinating study in the creative application of Socialist Realism), with music by Mieczyslaw Weinberg.

Commentary by GWU film scholar Peter Rollberg

With Weinberg solo cello music performed by Benjamin Capps

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March 19, 2017 at 4:00 pm

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–“Shostakovich Viola Sonata” (1981) – a documentary film by Aleksandr Sokurov.

Commentary (and some performing) by Alexander Toradze

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USIC UNDER STALIN