About

Outskirts is an internationally renowned masterpiece of early sound cinema. In a remote Russian village during World War I, colorful and nuanced characters experience divided loyalties: family loyalty vs. personal desire, nationalism vs. transcendent humanism.

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Directed by

Boris Barnet

Written by

Boris Barnet (Writer)
Konstantin Finn (Screenplay)

Runtime

98 minutes

Country

Russia

Language

Russian

Cast

Keywords

world war i

Lists

#974 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?