Makkal TV is known for its image and giving quality contents to its viewers had already aired some wonderful classical Iranian world class movies such as A Place to Live, Barren, Mother’s Guest and Zakira some time back. And towing the same line thanks to the response from the viewers, the channel has now planned feature films from Russia.
The channel has collaborated with the Russian Centre of Culture & Science and is all set to telecast two Russian films every month. The Dawns Here are Quiet, the first Russian movie (with Tamil sub-titles) will be telecast on the 27 April. Made in 1972 by Stanislav Rostosky, the film has a World War II background, when Russian women were caught in a social dilemma of being home makers and warriors simultaneously.