A reflection of Russian history and memory. Norstein creates a visual emotional response to a changing Russia, followed in the eyes of the Little Grey Wolf spying on various people's lives, and giving an insight on Russian culture in the 20th Century. Written by
Did You Know?
The title of the film, and partial inspiration, came from a poem by Nazim Hikmet
. The original title "The Little Grey Wolf Will Come" was rejected by censors. See more
Referenced in Burnt by the Sun
Written by Jerzy Petersburski
Russian lyrics by Iosif Alvek
Performed by Aleksandr Tsfasman See more