The cinema of Russia began in the Russian Empire , widely developed in the Soviet Union and in the years following its dissolution , the Russian film industry would remain internationally recognized. In the 21st century, Russian cinema has become popular internationally with hits such as House of Fools , Night Watch and Brother. The Nika Award is the main annual national film award in Russia. Petersburg in May Aleksandr Drankov produced the first Russian narrative film Stenka Razin , based on events told in a popular folk song and directed by Vladimir Romashkov. Ladislas Starevich made the first Russian animated film and the first stop motion puppet film with a story in — Lucanus Cervus. Among the notable Russian filmmakers of the era were Aleksandr Khanzhonkov and Ivan Mozzhukhin , who made Defence of Sevastopol in During World War I , imports dropped drastically, and Russian filmmakers turned out anti-German, nationalistic films.
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Red Sparrow is a American spy thriller film directed by Francis Lawrence and written by Justin Haythe , based on the novel of the same name by Jason Matthews. It tells the story of a Russian intelligence officer , who is sent to make contact with a CIA officer in the hope of discovering the identity of a mole. Matthews, a former member of the CIA, advised the production on the depiction of spying. Based on historic Soviet sexpionage and contemporary Russian use of kompromat , filming took place in Hungary, Slovakia and Austria. Red Sparrow premiered at the Newseum in Washington, D. In modern-day Russia, Dominika Egorova is a famous ballerina who supports her ill mother. She is tasked with seducing Dimitry Ustinov, a Russian gangster, in exchange for her mother's continued medical care. Ivan offers Dominika a choice: become an SVR operative, or be executed for witnessing Ustinov's assassination. While meeting with an asset in Gorky Park , they are confronted by the police.
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