Friedrich ERMLER
Фридрих ЭРМЛЕР
Friedrich ERMLER
USSR, 1927, 63mn 
Black and white, silent, fiction
The House in the Snow
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Дом в сугробах


 La Maison dans la neige

 Dom v sugrobakh

Other titles : Дом в разрезе
Directed by : Friedrich ERMLER (Фридрих ЭРМЛЕР)
Writing credits : Boris LEONIDOV (Борис ЛЕОНИДОВ)
Yakov GUDKIN (Яков ГУДКИН) ...Yasha
Fyodor NIKITIN (Федор НИКИТИН) ...musician
Tatyana OKOVA (Татьяна ОКОВА) ...the musician's wife
Valery SOLOVTSOV (Валерий СОЛОВЦОВ) ...speculator
Cinematography : Gleb BUSHTUYEV (Глеб БУШТУЕВ), Yevgeni MIKHAYLOV (Евгений МИХАЙЛОВ)
Production design : Yevgeni ENEJ (Евгений ЕНЕЙ)
Production : Lensovkino
Restauration : 1997
Release date in Russia : 23/03/1928

Plot synopsis
Loosely based on Yevgeny Zamyatin’s short story “The Cave”
The film tells about a musician who went through some serious hesitations before he realized that revolutionary Russia needed his art.
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Selected in the following festivals or events :
- Europalia Russia 2005, Brussels (Belgium), 2005
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2003
- Gels et dégels, une autre histoire du cinéma soviétique (1926-1968), Paris (France), 2002
- Film Festival Locarno, Locarno (Switzerland), 2000

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