School of Slavonic & East European Studies
UCL SSEES is one of the world's leading institutions specialising in Central, Eastern, South-Eastern Europe, Russia and Eurasia. Our faculty are uniquely distinguished in their research, teaching and professional activities and we offer distinctive BA, MA and PhD programmes in: Economics & Business, History, Languages & Culture, and Politics & Sociology. SSEES also leads the inter-university Centre for East European Language Based Area Studies (CEELBAS), the International Masters in Economy, State, and Society (IMESS), participates in the FP7 network project, ANTICORRP and runs the UCL Mellon Programme.
At a time when the state was bent on purging Western influences from Soviet culture following wartime liberalization and in light of the emerging Cold War, foreign films flooded Soviet cinemas. And not just any foreign films, but specifically enemy films: those of both the recently defeated enemy, Nazi Germany, and of the new Cold War enemy, America. More...
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