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Experiments in Antique USSR Film

2 monthes ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Want to hear a communist joke? Well, they are only really funny if everyone gets them, but if you still want to hear it, then Soviet: A worker standing in a liquor line says: “I have had enough, save my place, I am going to shoot Gorbachev.” Two hours later he returns to claim his place in line. His friends ask, “Did you get him?” “No, the line there was even longer than the line here.”
Some things date better than others, and jokes rarely stand up against the test of time. But how about film?
My first test was two years ago, when Anna picked up a box of expired film from Siberia, the...
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