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‘Sputnik’ (2020) – A Russian Retro Sci-Fi Thriller Film Review

Sputnik 2020

Thinking of sci-fi thrillers that include extra terrestrial beings, three come to my mind immediately. Those classic films are: Alien, The Thing, and more recently Pitch Black. All of these films not only explore humans dealing with the extra terrestrial itself; they also explore conflicts between humans, and sometimes the …

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IFC Midnight Takes North American Rights To Russian Sci-Fi ‘SPUTNIK’


IFC Midnight announced that it is acquiring North American rights to Egor Abramenko’s directorial debut SPUTNIK from XYZ Films. The film was set to have its world premiere in the Midnight Section at the 2020 Tribeca Film Festival. IFC Midnight will release it on August 14th, 2020. Abramenko’s sci-fi thriller …

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