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Georgy Danelia : film director
“Kin-dza-dza” is a fantastic film about life in parallel worlds, which is going on simultaneously with the one on the Earth. It is a weird world with a state system providing social differenciation as a crutial element of organization. Metaphorically it is a tragic parody on possible future of the Soviet system, where is no private property, no comfort, no wealth, but still remain strong social ideology and beliefs in the personality of a political lider.
One of the most powerful voicings is made by a character from the alternative world where exists nothing exept for sands, trash and society whith the main value expressed in respect to political leaders and the feeling of community. “When society does not have a differentiation of pants by colour, it does not have aim, and when it does not have an aim…” Then the he was interrupted.
Amid the devastation and danger of civil war, Syrian archaeologists and activists are risking their lives in the battle against looting.
The ancient city of Dura-Europos sits on a bluff above the Tigris River a few miles from Syria’s border with Iraq, its mud-brick walls facing a bleak…