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Film

Presented by the Melbourne Cinémathèque & ACMI

Eternal Homecoming (Vechnoe vozvrashchenie)

Unclassified 18+

7 Sep

In her latest film, made at the age of 78, Kira Muratova brings together her favourite actors – from stars of Russian cinema to amateur actors who had worked with her previously – to act in a film about… casting.

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  • This is no ordinary film about acting, however, as the director employs a variety of cinematic devices to play with – and even trick – her audience. Through her much-loved use of the refrain and repetition, Muratova proves she continues to be fascinated with the aesthetic possibilities of the cinema.