August 19 (Wed) - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Geology Corner, Bldg. 320, Room 105
Main Quad, 450 Serra Mall, Stanford University

This is the seventh of eight films in the annual SGS Summer Film Festival running from June 17th to August 26th. This year's festival features films from around the world that focus on the topic of “Imagining Empire: A Global Retrospective” and offers a flexible lens with which to look at both historical and contemporary geopolitical and socioeconomic contexts.

Film synopsis: In a Russian coastal town, Kolya is forced to fight the corrupt mayor when he is told that his house will be demolished. He recruits a lawyer friend to help, but the man's arrival brings further misfortune for Kolya and his family.

A discussion follows the film led by Kiersten Jakobsen.

Free and open to the public.