The Innocent Eye: Soviet Atrocities Through a Child’s Perspective in Burnt by the Sun

When Burnt by the Sun was released back in 1994 it took the world by storm, winning both the Cannes Grand Prix and an Oscar. A large part of its appeal lies in the fact that it was the product of the newly founded Russian Federation, which was finally looking back on its traumatic Soviet past without fear of … Continue reading The Innocent Eye: Soviet Atrocities Through a Child’s Perspective in Burnt by the Sun