A documentary about the life and art of the Russian Avant-Garde painter, Sofia Dymshitz-Tolstaya (1884-1963), known familiarly as Sonia.
Born into a wealthy, Jewish, merchant family in St. Petersburg, Russia, Sonia, inspired early on by the promise of the Russian Revolutions of 1905 and 1917, risked everything to make a larger life for herself and others.
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THE PUSHKIN SOCIETY OF AMERICA HONORS SONIA
The Pushkin Society of America honored SONIA and its director Lucy Kostelanetz at the Awards Ceremony of the Russian Documentary Film Festival, October 12, 2014. (Click below and scroll down.)