Bringing chilling new insights to the history of Josef Stalin's authoritarian reign over the former U.S.S.R., this documentary combines archival photos, film footage, and the testimonies of eyewitnesses as it chronicles the workings of Stalin's inner circle of power brokers. The film reveals that the terror gripping the Soviets from 1922 to 1953 extended deep inside the dictator's own government. 67 min. Standard; Soundtrack: Russian; Subtitles: English. In Russian with English subtitles.