Item Information for RU 8.256

Call Number: RU 8.256
Sort Title: Cold Summer of 1953
Full Title: Cold Summer of 1953
Alternate Title: Kholodnoe leto pyatdesyat tretego
Alternate Sort Title: Kholodnoe leto pyatdesyat tretego
User Format: VHS
Copyright Date: 1987
Program length: 01:41:00
Summary: In 1953, the year Stalin died, many prisoners (some political, but mostly common criminals) were released from the Soviet Gulags. This is the story of a remote settlement which was under attack by a bunch of these recently-released blood-thirsty thugs in the summer of 1953, and the townspeople, along with a two political prisoners, who try to stop them.
Language: Russian
Directors: Proshkin, Aleksandr