• Ashes in the Snow (2019)

Ashes in the Snow

Release Date: January 11th, 2019

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary

During World War II, a 16-year-old artist and her family get deported to Siberia as Stalin brutally dismantles the Baltic region.

Cast: Bel Powley, Martin Wallström, Lisa Loven Kongsli

Director: Marius A. Markevicius

Genres: Historical drama

Production Co: Vertical Entertainment

Ratings & Reviews

  • 38
    Glenn KennyRogerEbert.com

    The depictions of degradation and sadism are arguably accurate, yes. But they’re executed in a context that’s almost entirely free of meaningfully specific historical detail, to the extent that one comes to suspect this movie of commodifying human suffering. show more

  • 60
    Stephen FarberThe Hollywood Reporter

    The film is heartfelt and often powerful, but sometimes too sluggish to carry maximum impact. show more

  • 70
    Tiffany TchobanianFilm Threat

    Ashes in the Snow is a good, yet unsatisfying movie with the potential to have been so much better. The pace is too slow, and the characters’ arcs are predictable. show more

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