The annual Russian Resurrection Film Festival is back for the 16th year and tickets are now on sale for the Brisbane sessions. The festival will be held from Wednesday 2nd November to Wednesday 9th November 2016.
The program aims to present the best works of Russian filmmakers and winners of national and international contests and festivals. The films cover a range of different genres. There are some retrospective films which have been digitally remastered classics including Ivan the Terrible, Alexander Nevsky, King Lear, and Love in the USSR.
The opening night will feature the suspense filled and yet to be released in Russia - Icebreaker based on real events when a huge iceberg stopped 'Mikhail Gromov' off the coast of Antarctica. There will be food, drinks and a live band.