History of the Arkanar Massacre (Russian: История арканарской резни, translit. Istoriya arkanarskoy rezni) is a Russian science fiction film directed by Aleksei German. Based on the novel Hard to Be a God by Arkady and...展开Boris Strugatsky.
Filming processed since autumn 2000 (Czech Republic) up to August 3, 2006 (Lenfilm studios, Saint Petersburg, Russia). Now it is in the editing and post-production stage.
Film was reported to be renamed recently to the History of the Arkanar Massacre (Russian: История арканарской резни).The press has also mentioned alternative title The Carnage in Arkanare,and a film script published under the title "What said the tobacconist from Tobacco Street".