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About Mumin Shakirov
Mumin Shakirov is Moscow based, former Liberty Radio journalist. He is also a book writer and film director.
Articles by Mumin Shakirov
No to TTIP
Moscow, famously, has a traffic problem. But apart from moving the capital, there isn't really an answer, points out Mumin Shakirov
The great Russian actor Oleg Yankovsky died in May this year. Mumin Shakirov reviews the career of this outstanding actor and man
Oleg Yankovsky as Metropolit Philip in Pavel Lungin's film "Tsar".
Pavel Bardin's film Russia 88, about Russian Nazis, has incurred official displeasure even before its release. Bardin says he wants to help government fight Russian fascism. Critics say the film's good. So what's the problem?The blogosphere is buzzing with answers
(Photo: Rossiya 88 film)
Russia has banned the hunting of baby harp seals. The victory follows a personal crusade by International Fund for Animal Welfare's Maria Vorontsova.
Once a physics teacher in Uzbekistan, Shukhrat has to work as a builder in Russia to keep his family alive. He has been robbed, cheated, almost burned to death deliberately. Welcome to the life of a migrant worker..
Russian cinema escaped direct state control until recently. Now Putin himself chairs the crucial Committee. Yet the message behind acclaimed new films by Valery Todorovsky and loyalist Fyodor Bondarchuk is defiant