RusClub #46

19:30 - 22:00

dinA, Nieuwbrug 3 Rue du Pont Neuf, 1000 Brussels

supported by Alexandra Dementieva

[NL] RusClub is een platform voor Russische cinema. Alexandra Dementieva gidst het publiek doorheen de geschiedenis van de Russische cinema aan de hand van geselecteerde films.

[EN] RusClub is a platform for Russian cinema. Alexandra Dementieva selects Russian movies and guides you through the history of Russian cinema.

The movie that will be shown is: Of Freaks and Men (2010, 1h33min), directed by Aleksey Balabanov.

Near the beginning of the 20th century in St Petersburg, a man named Johann and his assistants specialize in the production of erotic photographs depicting the floggings of bare-bottomed women, then turn to trapping women into their sadomasochistic fantasies that are filmed for an exhibition for paying customers. A disturbing, erotically creepy, funny and touching film…” (C) El Hombre.