Ellina Sattarova

Ellina Sattarova is enrolled in a joint Film/Slavic Studies PhD at the University of Pittsburgh. She received her BA in Linguistics and Teaching Methodology from the Moscow State Linguistic University and her MA in German Literature and Film from the University of Montana. Among her research interests are contemporary Russian cinema, fairy tale motifs in film, and their role in …

Alexander Prokhorov

Alexander Prokhorov teaches Russian and Film at the College of William & Mary.  He is co-editor of Cinemasaurus: Russian Film in Contemporary Context (with Nancy Condee and Elena Prokhorova, 2020) and co-author of Film and Television Genres of the Late Soviet Era (with Elena Prokhorova 2017). His articles and reviews have been published in Journal of Film and Video, KinoKultura, …

Elena Prokhorova

Elena Prokhorova teaches Russian and Film and Media Studies at the College of William and Mary. Her research focuses on identity discourses in late Soviet and post-Soviet media.  She is co-editor (with Nancy Condee and Alexander Prokhorov) of Cinemasaurus: Russian Film in Contemporary Context (2020) and co-author (with Alexander Prokhorov) of the Film and Television Genres of the Late Soviet …