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/10
24 Ratings

Dostoevsky's Travels

Directed by Paweł Pawlikowski
United Kingdom, 1991
Documentary

Synopsis

The multi-award winning Dostoevsky’s Travels was a tragi-comic road movie with a St Petersburg tram driver and the only living descendant of Fyodor Dostoevsky, as he travels rough around Western Europe haunting high-minded humanists, aristocrats and monarchists.

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Dostoevsky's Travels Directed by Paweł Pawlikowski

Awards & Festivals

European Film Awards

1992 | Special Mention: European Documentary of the Year

Critics reviews

Not unlike My Life as a Russian Novel or Limonov, Dostoevsky’s Travels is a playful consideration of how the burden of history renders the present into something akin to black comedy.
April 14, 2015
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