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Lost in Siberia

1991 1h 47m Drama List
Reviews 83% Audience Score 50+ Ratings Archaeologist Andrei Miller (Anthony Andrews) is mistaken for a British spy while in Iran, and so he gets arrested and sentenced to Stalin's gulags, or labor camps. After attempting an escape and receiving 25 more years on his sentence, he resigns himself to a miserable life. As he struggles to survive, he falls in love with a doctor (Elena Mayorova). But when the camp's chief learns of this love, he sends Miller away to Kolyma, an even harsher labor camp where few survive. Read More Read Less

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Audience Member Beautiful film. Haunting portrait of life in a time and place which is intangible to most of us. The films structure is so realistic, and as we get to know Andrei Millers character, we truly sense what it means to be human. Sometimes dreams can allay us, sometimes there just there to take up space. You can find out for yourself what this means... Rated 4 out of 5 stars 02/09/23 Full Review Read all reviews
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Synopsis Archaeologist Andrei Miller (Anthony Andrews) is mistaken for a British spy while in Iran, and so he gets arrested and sentenced to Stalin's gulags, or labor camps. After attempting an escape and receiving 25 more years on his sentence, he resigns himself to a miserable life. As he struggles to survive, he falls in love with a doctor (Elena Mayorova). But when the camp's chief learns of this love, he sends Miller away to Kolyma, an even harsher labor camp where few survive.
Director
Alexander Mitta
Production Co
Mosfilm
Genre
Drama
Original Language
Russian
Release Date (Streaming)
Mar 10, 2017
Runtime
1h 47m
Sound Mix
Surround