The Bottomless Bag

Russian Film Week

Followed by a Q&A


A lady-in-waiting tells the Tsar Alexander II a metaphysical story about a 13th century prince who is killed in the woods under mysterious circumstances. The fairy tale characters who have witnessed the terrible death, all share their versions of the events, gradually shedding light on what had really happened. Based on Ryunosuke Akutagawa’s story In a Grove.


Followed by a Q&A with director Rustam Khamdamov

BBFC rating
15
Year
2017
Running time
104 mins
Country
Russia
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Director
Rustam Khamdamov
Cast
Svetlana Nemolyaeva, Anna Mikhalkova, Sergey Koltakov, Elena Morozova

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