From the East DVD
From the EastDVD
Shortly after the collapse of the Soviet bloc, Belgian filmmaker Chantal Akerman embarked on a journey throughout Eastern Europe, starting in East Germany and ending in Moscow. In her resulting documentary, Akerman captures her travels-lasting from the end of summer through winter-to reveal a stunning snapshot of multiple regions during a pivotal time in history. AKA: "D'Est." 110 min. Standard; Soundtrack: Russian Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English; includes a copy of Akerman's essay "On D'Est." In Russian with English subtitles.