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Julie Taymor on THE CRANES ARE FLYING

4m 40s

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  • The Cranes Are Flying

    Directed by Mikhail Kalatozov • 1957 • Soviet Union

    Veronica and Boris are blissfully in love, until the eruption of World War II tears them apart. Boris is sent to the front lines...and then communication stops. Meanwhile, Veronica tries to ward off spiritual numbness while Boris's draft-dodgin...