Leonid GAIDAI
Леонид ГАЙДАЙ
Leonid GAIDAI
USSR, 1958, 51mn 
Colour, fiction
Dead Bridegroom / A Groom from the Right Society
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Жених с того света

 

 Le Fiancé venu de l’autre monde

 Zhenikh s togo sveta

 
Directed by : Leonid GAIDAI (Леонид ГАЙДАЙ)
Writing credits : Vladimir DYKHOVICHNYY (Владимир ДЫХОВИЧНЫЙ), Maurice SLOBODSKOY (Морис СЛОБОДСКОЙ)
 
Cast
Vera ALTAISKAIA (Вера АЛТАЙСКАЯ) ...Nina Pavlovla
Zoya FEDOROVA (Зоя ФЕДОРОВА)
Rostislav PLIATT (Ростислав ПЛЯТТ) ...Petoukhov
Georgi VITSIN (Георгий ВИЦИН) ...Fikoussov
Vladimir VLADISLAVSKY (Владимир ВЛАДИСЛАВСКИЙ)
Rina ZELYONAIA (Рина ЗЕЛЕНАЯ) ...la tante
Anastasia ZUEVA (Анастасия ЗУЕВА)
 
Cinematography : Leonid KRAJNENKOV (Леонид КРАЙНЕНКОВ)
Production design : Aleksandr MYAGKOV (Александр МЯГКОВ)
Music : Arnaud BABAJANYAN (Арно БАБАДЖАНЯН)
Sound : Raisa MARGACHEVA (Раиса МАРГАЧЕВА)
Production : Mosfilm
 

Plot synopsis
The virtuoso bureaucrat Petukhov, head of KUKU (Res Management), gets into a rather tricky situation: retui from his bride after a three-day absence from work, hero finds out that he has been buried - on a perfe legitimate basis...
The film was released in a shortened version.
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2009