"It’s an ode to the importance of rock and roll as a symbol, a promise, a lifeline in a clamped-down society. And it’s also a valentine to how that forbidden fruit gave a subculture of Soviet youth a sort of tribal identity — a flipped bird to call their own. "
Sobre o filme
"thanks to expert work by production designer Andrey Ponkratov, you can practically feel the sweat and booze saturating the wallpaper"
"Serebrennikov shows that rock’n’roll was a real vocation. These people were like the early Christians, worshipping in secret. And what they were doing was removing the first bricks from the Berlin Wall. "