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New York Times Review of Estonian Documentary "Disco and Atomic War"

11.11.2010

Imagine growing up in the Estonian capital city, Tallinn, during the cold war and discovering "Dallas" transmitted by television from Helsinki across the Gulf of Finland. Life in the 1970s was drab in Estonia, then a Soviet republic under the thumb of Moscow. In the eyes of the Communist leadership, that American serial with its jousting millionaires epitomized the creeping allure of capitalist decadence.

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