Steve Scher Skypes with Robert Horton in Edinburgh to review two Russian Films. “Leviathan” is a novelistic exploration of the Kafkaesque world of the Russian bureaucracy. “Hard to be a God” is a strange, sometimes gross, sometimes astounding, sometimes unclear, visual slog, based on a Russian science fiction classic.
And we discuss Scottish Slang. Turns out there is an abundance and there’s an abundance of YouTube videographers willing to translate.