Pyaty etazh from BBCRussian

Pyaty etazh from BBCRussian

Lively 90 minute discussion of the major political and cultural events of the past week, together with a look ahead to the coming week with Mikhail Smotryaev. The web-streaming show goes out every Saturday and Sunday, 1900-2030 Moscow time, and we add episodes just after the programme finishes.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • 19 September

    Fri, 19 Sep 14

    Duration:
    30 mins

    Available:
    29 days remaining

    Scotland votes No to independence: what's next?

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  • 18 September

    Thu, 18 Sep 14

    Duration:
    15 mins

    Available:
    28 days remaining

    Russian telecoms oligarch Vladimir Evtushenkov placed under house arrest on suspicion of money laundering. What are the implications for Russian economy?

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  • 17 Sep 2014

    Wed, 17 Sep 14

    Duration:
    15 mins

    Available:
    27 days remaining

    In this episode: what will happen to the European borders and European unity should Scotland vote for its independence? And what happens to the United Kingdom?

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  • 16 Sep 2014

    Tue, 16 Sep 14

    Duration:
    15 mins

    Available:
    26 days remaining

    In this episode: the Ukrainian parliament ratifies the EU association agreement and offers amnesty to the separatists in the east. What are the chances of either agreement to be followed through?

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  • 15 Sep 2014

    Mon, 15 Sep 14

    Duration:
    15 mins

    Available:
    25 days remaining

    In this episode: the military might of Islamic state - can the militants stand up to the Western powers?

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  • 14 Sep 2014

    Sun, 14 Sep 14

    Duration:
    90 mins

    Available:
    24 days remaining

    In this episode: in the last ever 90-minute programme Alexander Kan talks about the progress of modern art, music and cinema.

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  • 13 Sep 2014

    Sat, 13 Sep 14

    Duration:
    90 mins

    Available:
    23 days remaining

    In this episode: Fifth Floor is dead - long live Fifth Floor! It's the last weekend the programme goes out in its original 90 minutes format, and we look at how the world has changed in the last 5 years that we've been on air.

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  • 07 Sep 2014

    Sun, 7 Sep 14

    Duration:
    90 mins

    Available:
    17 days remaining

    In this episode: the talks in Minsk, new sanctions against Russia and the ceasefire in Ukraine. Also, how Belarus became a peace broker and abortion and related problems on big screen.

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  • 06 Sep 2014

    Sat, 6 Sep 14

    Duration:
    90 mins

    Available:
    16 days remaining

    In this episode: the future of NATO and European security concepts. Also, new NATO bases and allies in the Baltics and Caucasus, and the legendary Leica cameras anniversary.

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  • 31 Aug 2014

    Sun, 31 Aug 14

    Duration:
    90 mins

    Available:
    10 days remaining

    In this episode: is Russia getting ever closer to becoming another USSR? Also, the "Game of Thrones" phenomenon, a rather questionable gay club advertisment in Kazakhstan and the songs of World War I.

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