5.0/10
11

Manuscripts don't burn (1997)

| Documentary
The Movie explores the life of few soviet writers under the dictatorship of comrade Joseph Stalin. Some of these writers under severe censorship include Mikhail Bulgakov the author of The ... See full summary »

Director:

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Khosrow and Morteza set out on a mission to kill someone. The assassination ought to be arranged as a suicide. At the last minute however, they are obliged to change their initial plans...

Director: Mohammad Rasoulof
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

18 year old Jason Dorkel belongs to a community of gypsies. He is about to celebrate his baptism when his half-brother Fred returns after fifteen years in prison. Together, with their last ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Charles Hue
Stars: Frédéric Dorkel, Jason François, Michael Dauber
Bright Future (2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Two young guys work in a plant that manufactures oshibori (those moist hand-towels found in some Japanese restaurants). Their weird bond is based on uncontrollable rage--something neither ... See full summary »

Director: Kiyoshi Kurosawa
Stars: Joe Odagiri, Tadanobu Asano, Tatsuya Fuji
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Rahmat has been asked to meet the inhabitants of these islands to collect their tears. Although for years people have been giving their tears to Rahmat, no one knows exactly what he has been doing with them.

Director: Mohammad Rasoulof
Stars: Hassan Pourshirazi, Younes Ghazali, Mohammad Rabbani
Goodbye (2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Story of a young lawyer in Tehran in search of a visa to leave the country, which is what Mohammad Rasoulof did during the winter of 2010/11.

Director: Mohammad Rasoulof
Stars: Leyla Zareh, Fereshteh Sadre Orafaiy, Shahab Hosseini
Moonlighting (1982)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A Polish contractor, Nowak, leads a group of workmen to London so they can provide cheap labor for a government official based there. Nowak (Irons) has to manage the project and the men as ... See full summary »

Director: Jerzy Skolimowski
Stars: Jeremy Irons, Eugene Lipinski, Jirí Stanislav
Iron Island (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Squatters, mostly Arabs in Persia, live on a mothballed oil tanker in the Persian Gulf. The children attend a school on board; men harvest scrap metal and old oil in the hull; women keep ... See full summary »

Director: Mohammad Rasoulof
Stars: Ali Nassirian, Hossein Farzi-Zadeh, Neda Pakdaman
Clean I (2004)
Drama | Music | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

London-based Emily Wang gained minor notoriety from her VJ-ing on cable television. She is now more renowned for being the longtime girlfriend and pseudo manager of rock musician Lee Hauser... See full summary »

Director: Olivier Assayas
Stars: Maggie Cheung, Nick Nolte, Béatrice Dalle
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A psychoanalyst and his family go through profound emotional trauma when their son dies in a scuba diving accident.

Director: Nanni Moretti
Stars: Nanni Moretti, Laura Morante, Jasmine Trinca
Sonatine (1993)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Several yakuza from Tokyo are sent to Okinawa to help end a gang war. The war escalates and the Tokyo drifters decide to lay low at the beach.

Director: Takeshi Kitano
Stars: Takeshi Kitano, Aya Kokumai, Tetsu Watanabe
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The Exquisite Corpus is based on various erotic films and advertising rushes. I play on the "cadavre exquis" technique used by the Surrealists, drawing disparate body parts constellating ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Tscherkassky
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: Jean-Charles Hue
Stars: Frédéric Dorkel, Joseph 'Jo' Dorkel, Joseph Dorkel
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Narrator
Martin Andersen Nexø ...
Himself (archive footage)
Jean Richard Bloch ...
Himself (archive footage)
Emma Gershtein ...
Herself
Maxim Gorky ...
Himself (archive footage)
André Malraux ...
Himself (archive footage)
Antonina Pirojkova ...
Herself
Lev Razgon ...
Himself (archive footage)
...
Himself (archive footage)
Edit

Storyline

The Movie explores the life of few soviet writers under the dictatorship of comrade Joseph Stalin. Some of these writers under severe censorship include Mikhail Bulgakov the author of The Master and Margarita also the young writer Andrei Platonov. Written by Pouyan Nezam Bokaei

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

|

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss Manuscripts don't burn (1997) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?