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  • Foreign Movies Filmed in St. Petersburg

    It's no secret that St. Petersburg is a beloved location among Russian filmmakers. But did you know that the city has also welcomed numerous popular foreign film productions? In this article, we'll delve into movies that have taken advantage of the city's stunning backdrop.


  • Movies We Watch Over the Holidays

    For most of us, winter holidays are inextricably linked to movies, cartoons, and specials, dutifully watched year after year. Their welcoming familiarity warms our hearts, adding a much-craved touch of wonder to cold winter days. Here is our selection of the most festive, cozy, and cheerful movies we find ourselves returning to every December. Spot any of your favorites?


  • Stand-Up Specials to Beat the Fall Blues

    Rainy gray November getting you down? Laugh it off! Here are our top picks for funny, intelligent, and mood-boosting comedy specials that will cheer you up even on the gloomiest day.


  • Top Russian Streaming Services

    Feel like binge-watching your favorite TV show but don’t know what platform to choose? Here’s an overview of the most popular Russian streaming services to save the day.


  • Dune: Five Themes Not To Miss

    One of the most anticipated movies this year, Dune: Part One (2021) will take you on an immersive ride through the futuristic world of Frank Herbert's novel, complete with blinding sandstorms and extraterrestrial sandworms. But even in a detailed screen adaptation by the celebrated director Denis Villeneuve, it's easy to miss the important themes that in the end, make all the difference. Pinky promise – no spoilers!


  • Four Russian Movies to Watch on Netflix

    While Soviet movies become almost iconic for the international audience discovering Russia, the cinema of the last decades undeservedly stays in their shadow. Let’s expand your cinematic horizons with our shortlist of some Russian movies available on Netflix!


  • Movie Fridays: Films Made by Women

    Whether you are a true cinephile who’s seen it all or just someone trying to expand your cinematic horizons, today we have something just for you: a selection of movies directed by women. We are also trying to take a broader view on the art of cinema and are inviting you to join us on the ride. Enjoy! 


  • 5 Animated Movies to Get You in the Halloween Spirit

    Trick or treat! With Halloween just around the corner, it’s time to celebrate all things creepy, kooky, mysterious, and spooky. And what better way to do that than turn this day of mischief into a dusk-to-dawn movie marathon? Let’s spice it up with some werewolf bunnies, haunted houses with living and breathing monsters, and giant spider-like creatures with buttons for eyes (yuck!) for some chills and laughs.


  • Almost 7 Movies To Get You Studying

    Starting a new school year, no matter how much anticipated, can be both exciting and overwhelming. How about getting into the groove of things with movies that take you on a wild ride of school life? Here are our top picks.


  • Movie Fridays: Middleditch & Schwartz

    Looking for something fun to watch? You better have some laughing stamina, because Thomas Middleditch and Ben Schwartz’s new Netflix comedy specials are not messing around