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  • Art in Stalin's Shadow

    Art in Stalin's Shadow

    May 1, 2007

    On the eve of the Stalinist purges, a time when dogmatic Russian propaganda was in vogue, filmmaker Grigori Alexandrov came out with "Veselye Rebyata" ("Jolly Fellows"), a Hollywood-style musical. The romantic screwball comedy… more>

    tags: socialist realism, stalin