- 1 hr 54 min
The Demi-Paradise is a 1943 drama about a Russian engineer who moves to England after serving in world war two. The man decides after his troubling and disturbing experience in the war that life in Russia is no longer for him. He recounts his horrific tales to new English friends, who are shocked by the actions of the Russian military during the war. The Russian man takes a job on an ice breaking vessel, and a romance buds with a woman he met at the port of his ship. The film examines the horrors of war.