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The Red and the White

  • NR
  • DVD
  • 1 disc
  • Region 1 USA/CA (info)
  • Set in central Russia during the Civil War of 1918, this film from Hungarian auteur Miklos Jancso witnesses the brutality and senselessness of war as the Red and the White armies battle in the hills along the Volga. Told from the vantage point of Hungarian troops fighting for the Red Army, Jancso's Cinemascope frame captures the horror these soldiers endure fighting for the Bolsheviks, and the surreality, chaos, seemingly arbitrary nature of war.
  • Additional Info
    Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 2232

  • Critic Reviews
    "[It's elevated] by Jancso's still astonishing technique, which blends ultra-long takes, dynamic widescreen compositions, a constantly mobile camera, and virtuoso choreography..."
    Sight and Sound

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