5 films Found
A report on the region of Kamchatka after the fall of the Soviet Union, its attempts to become a tourist hot spot, and the unique environment local government are trying to protect.
Communist TV gave Russians what the State thought they ought to watch; democracy brought the shopping channel and live crime.
The economic problems of the late 1990s plunged Russia into crisis. For the new middle class the party is over and the crisis that's been raging in the Provinces has come to the capital to roost.
The murder of journalist Larisa Yudina in Kalmykia in June '98 shocked the whole of Russia. But who runs this strange republic?
Russia''s move into the capitalist system has not been without birth pains. Traditional Soviet lethargy, corruption, and the mafia have all combined to make Russia a difficult place to do business.