Thursday, April 12, 2012
Saw this one a while ago and thought I must post about it. A magical sun-dappled Russian coming of age story from 1976. I like how the Arcadian imagery is cut across by the modern, futuristic geometries of the balloon. Seems to be streaming here. I found out about this film through this amazing tumblr, which used to be called something else. (if you are this person and are reading this, please write me!) Here is what it sounds like.