A counter narrative to Soviet Jewish identity.
Again, "The Russians" provides a perspective on the world you just can't get anywhere else, and Evgenia's uncle is THE coolest guy ever, a living indictment of the view of reality I (born in '54 in a small town in Minnesota) grew up with...
It hurts when he says "there was no problem" because the problem was always lurking behind closed doors. Attitudes shaped opportunities.
Re: Another Revolution, and Evgenia's comment at 1:09:40 - It's funny as to how stupid this is, but there's this news program about bars in '91 where drunk morons blame the Jews for having to drink out of jars instead of glasses. https://youtu.be/DfmNYaukPdI?t=148