The Trial. Part two. The process

Publication Details Click to collapse Cite/Export


  • First work (61 min.): Portrays the awakening of contemporary civil identity. City squares, auditoriums, theater stages, and museums are the settings for this "court of conscience" on the past and future of the Soviet Union. 2nd work (12 min.): Its horn ornamented with little bells, a Judas goat serenely leads a herd of animals to the slaughterhouse.


  • VHS.
  • In Russian with English subtitles.
  • Originally produced as motion pictures in 1988 and 1976, respectively.
  • "Part of a 12 videotape collection representing the first Soviet documentaries released during the 'glasnost era'."
  • "A project of Citizen Exchange Council (New York) in association with the American-Soviet Film Initiative (Moscow)."
  • "Made possible in part by the Columbia Foundation, The Tides Foundation, and Ron Schneider"--Container.
Checking the Web...