Elegy Of A Voyage
This double-bill of films by visionary Russian director Aleksandr Sokurov begins with "Elegy Of A Voyage" (2002), a meditative journey accompanying an unseen narrator from the chaotic city streets of Russia to the solitude of Rotterdam's Boijmans Museum. Next, "Hubert Robert: A Fortunate Life" (1996) explores the French painter's works while ruminating over the nature of an artist's relationship to the times and the audience. 73 min. total. Standard; Soundtrack: Russian; Subtitles: English, French, Italian, Spanish; DVD-ROM content. In Russian with English subtitles.