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What will you watch on Russian Cinema Day this August?

What will you watch on Russian Cinema Day this August?

August 27th is Russian Cinema Day, a time set aside on the Russian calendar since 1980 to celebrate its movie industry. It was originally known as Soviet Cinema Day. The business of making movies is a big deal in Russia.…

August 22nd is Russia’s National Flag Day

August 22nd is Russia’s National Flag Day

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery but did you know that the Russian flag is thought to be based around that of the Netherlands? To understand why, we need to go back to the reign of Peter…