Russian Film Screening: "The Geographer Drank His Globe Away" • Географ глобус пропил

November 14, 2019 - 4:30 pm
Keefe Campus Center, Theater (Room 008)
Movie image showing a teenage girl sitting at a desk in a classroom amid other students

To make ends meet, an unemployed biologist takes a job as geography teacher in a local secondary school and, as he battles a midlife crisis of his own, tries to find ways to connect to the teenagers whose lives are complicated in both usual and unusual ways.

Directed by Alexander Veledinsky, the film was completed in 2013. Its duration is 120 minutes.

The film will be in Russian with English subtitles. There are two screenings: 4:30 and 7:30 p.m.

Contact Info

Triin Vallaste
(413) 542-2350
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