The Prisoner of St. Petersburg


1h 22m 1989

Brief Synopsis

One night in the bizarre odyssey of a young man, obsessed with the criminally insane characters of Gogol and Dostoevski, after he's arrived in Berlin from an unknown Eastern frontier.

Film Details

Also Known As
Prisoner of St. Petersburg
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Australian Film Commission (AFC)
Location
West Berlin, West Germany

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 22m

Synopsis

One night in the bizarre odyssey of a young man, obsessed with the criminally insane characters of Gogol and Dostoevski, after he's arrived in Berlin from an unknown Eastern frontier.

Film Details

Also Known As
Prisoner of St. Petersburg
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Australian Film Commission (AFC)
Location
West Berlin, West Germany

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 22m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1989

Released in United States June 1989

Released in United States October 1989

Released in United States June 7, 1990

Released in United States October 1990

Shown at Melbourne Film Festival June 1989.

Shown at Vancouver International Film Festival October 1 & 2, 1989.

Shown at Independent Feature Film Market (IFFM) in New York City October 4-13, 1989.

Shown at Seattle International Film Festival June 7, 1990.

Shown at Anthology Film Archives, New York City October 11-25, 1990.

Shot in 22 days in 1988.

Released in United States October 1989 (Shown at Vancouver International Film Festival October 1 & 2, 1989.)

Released in United States June 1989 (Shown at Melbourne Film Festival June 1989.)

Released in United States October 1990 (Shown at Anthology Film Archives, New York City October 11-25, 1990.)

Released in United States October 1989 (Shown at Independent Feature Film Market (IFFM) in New York City October 4-13, 1989.)

Released in United States June 7, 1990 (Shown at Seattle International Film Festival June 7, 1990.)

Released in United States 1989