Chekist / Чекист

Чекист

Fiction, Russia / France, 2010, 91 mn, Colour, O/FS

by Alexandre Rogojkine
with Vassili Domratchev, Sergueï Issavine, Alekseï Polouian, Igor Sergueev, Mikhaïl Wasserbaum

A look into the life and mind of an executioner in the service of the revolution. He is methodical and conscientious in his work. A chillingly human portrait.

Un Certain Regard, Cannes 1992