Litmus Films

Restoring Russia's Glory

Rebuilding Russia’s Glory: (15min, NHK, Apr ’03)


St Petersburg entrepreneur-philanthropist Sergei Gutzait spends his fortune restoring post-Soviet Russia architectural & moral fabric. After making a fortune in three different phases of Soviet, and then Russia's development, Sergei wanted to use his 'excess' money for something useful. His unique vision funds both the restoration of Russia's architectural glory in Pavlovsk, and a charity school designed to train Russia's future elite and leaders.