Burnt by the SunDVD - 2009
Nikita Mikhalkov directs and stars as Colonel S. Kotov, a hero of the Revolution, is spending the summer in the country with his young daughter, his wife and her eccentric family. When his wife's childhood love, Dinitri, suddenly appears, the idyllic summer day takes a surprising turn and Kotov begins to suspect sinister motives for his reappearance. This is one of the first films to deal openly with the Stalin purges in post-communist Russia.
Publisher: [Northcote, Vic.] : Umbrella Entertainment [distributor], 2009.
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (DVD) (146 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.