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The Mark of Cain (2001)

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Sailing ships, stars, angels and executioners The Mark of Cain chronicles the vanishing practice and language of Russian Criminal Tattoos... See full synopsis »

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Sailing ships, stars, angels and executioners The Mark of Cain chronicles the vanishing practice and language of Russian Criminal Tattoos... See full synopsis »

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Grant Us This O Lord
Composed by Sergei Rachmaninoff (uncredited)
Performed by The Russian State Symphony Cappella (uncredited)
Conducted by Valery Polyansky (uncredited)
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Expert documentary making from such a newcomer
13 November 2003 | by (Rochester, NY, USA) – See all my reviews

Although the primary goal of the documentary is to examine prison tattooing in Russia, it gives the subjects the opportunity to discuss the conditions in the prisons. I thought this was an expertly crafted technique: if Alix Lambert had arrived in Russia and looked to film the deplorable conditions in the prisons, she'd likely have been guided to some "show prison" where prisoners are treated kindly. By examining tattooing, she had the opportunity to see how casually accepted the poor conditions really are.


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