Wings [Крылья]


Directed By: Larisa Shepitko

October 11, 1966 / Russian / 85 min

Memories of aerial combat are intercut with the daily monotony of being a school principal for Nadezhda Petrukhina. How can someone return to civilian life after living through a war, and how does one find meaning in the quotidian?

For a preview of Wings by IC the co-directors listen to the IC podcast, “From the Booth,” Fall 2019 Episode 6.

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2019 Fall