★★★★★ Watched 03 Mar, 2017
An absolute masterpiece, and a film that I get something totally new from every time I see it. This time I noticed more of the background detail.
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★★★★★ Watched 28 Feb, 2017
What a stunningly inventive visual creation this film is. It’s like someone took the mind of Jim Henson, and turned it all the way to darkness.
★★★★★ Watched 18 Dec, 2014
An unbelievably complex and beautiful film. Full of incredible cinematography and amazing performances. This film completely captivated me; I absolutely loved it.
★★★★★ Watched 29 Sep, 2014
A marvelously gorgeous film that also managed to expose me to a new perspective on this period in the history of the Soviet Union. Unbelievably well made and impressive, I highly recommend this film to anyone who likes looking at incredible things.