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Konchalovsky: Russia's 'medieval mentality'

Duration: 04:07

Zeinab Badawi talks to renowned Russian theatre and film director Andrei Konchalovsky.

He argues that although Russia lives in the 21st Century, the country still has a medieval mentality, and that it is a mistake to think that the current president Vladimir Putin can change it.

Available since: Tue 5 Aug 2014

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HARDtalk Andrei Konchalovsky

Zeinab Badawi talks to the renowned Russian theatre and film director Andrei Knochalovsky.

First broadcast: 05 Aug 2014

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