Alexandra

Alexandra (Aleksandra) 2007)

Alexandra (Aleksadra) first published by Film4 Summary: In Aleksandr Sokurov’s intimate epic, an aging Russian woman mourns her own mortality while visiting her soldier grandson in occupied Chechnya. Review: “The mirror’s dirty,” complains Alexandra (Galina Vishnevskaya) to her grandson Denis (Vasili Shevtsov). “Where do you do your washing?” Dirt and washing play like leitmotifs throughout Aleksandr Sokurov‘s…