Under Electric Clouds
aka Pod elektricheskimi oblakami First screened in October 2015
Director: Aleksei German, Jr. Cast: Viktoriya Korotkova, Karim Pakachakov, Louis Franck, Merab Ninidze, Viktor Bugakov, Piotr Gasowski, Chulpan Khamatova, Konstantin Zeliger. Screenplay: Aleksei German, Jr. Twitter Capsule:
I struggled with granular details but its spectral vision of Russia impressesa fog of monoliths and nomads.
Good for Russian cinema that prodigious, palimpsestic acts of epic history and speculative futurism are a persistent genre. This isn't as sublime as some, but very bracing.