Language Lessons (2021)


A Platonic Romcom For the Zoom Era

AMFEST 16th American Film Festival

Within bilateral collaboration between Russia and USA, in association with the US Embassy in Moscow.

For the first time, the main show of American cinema in Russia is presented in a hybrid format: watch festival hits from the US in 22 cinemas of the country, as well as online - on the COOL PLAY platform!

The festival opens with the Russian premiere of the Jockey. Clint Bentley’s thrilling film tells the story of Jackson (Clifton Collins Jr), a jockey propelled by the burning competitiveness whose heart beats in-sync with the rhythm of thundering hooves.

The Letter Room: Oscar Isaac in the Oscar-nominated film
Swan Song: Udo Kier in the most stylish road movie
Mayday: Grace Van Patten in the Amazon squad
Language Lessons: The cutest zoom comedy about friendship
Strawberry Mansion: a fantasy-comedy about a tax on dreams
Nine days: Fantasy about Life and Death

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All films are shown in the original language with Russian subtitles.


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