Downtown Springfield Association
SSLYBY "Discussions With Russians" screening at Queen City Shout

SSLYBY “Discussions With Russians” screening at Queen City Shout

August, 24 2018 | 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

305 West Commercial St. Springfield, MO 65803


Now in its 8th year, Queen City Shout is Springfield’s largest showcase of local and area music from varying genres. Join us August 24, for a documentary screening of, “Discussions with Russians,” directed by one of Rated SGF 2018 featured directors, Brook Linder.

The film will start once it gets dark out (around 8 PM) at Vecino. Bring a lawn chair and a friend!

Film Synopsis:
In 2013, the Springfield, Missouri band Someone Still Loves You, Boris Yeltsin traveled to Russia as Cultural Ambassadors, having been formally invited by the Boris Yeltsin Foundation (who had accidentally discovered the band while Googling the former Russian president’s name). Filmmaker Brook Linder followed and chronicled the band’s strange connection with Russian history, leading to a reflection of the band’s own past.

Film Information:
Director: Brook Linder
Genre(s): Documentary, Music
Rating: NR
Running Time: 21 min.