Mikhail ROMM
Михаил РОММ
Mikhaïl ROMM
USSR, 1939, 112mn 
Black and white, fiction
Lenin in 1918
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Ленин в 1918 году

 

 Lénine en 1918

 Lenin v 1918 godu

 
Directed by : Mikhail ROMM (Михаил РОММ)
Writing credits : Aleksey KAPLER (Алексей КАПЛЕР), Taisya ZLATOGOROVA (Таисия ЗЛАТОГОРОВА)
 
Cast
Nikolay CHERKASOV (Николай ЧЕРКАСОВ) ...Gorki
Zinaida DOBINA (Зинаида ДОБИНА) ...Kroupskaia
Mikhail GELOVANY (Михаил ГЕЛОВАНИ) ...Staline
Leonid LIUBASHEVSKY (Леонид ЛЮБАШЕВСКИЙ) ...Sverdlov
Nikolay OKHLOPKOV (Николай ОХЛОПКОВ) ...Vassili
Anatoli PAPANOV (Анатолий ПАПАНОВ)
Boris SHCHUKIN (Борис ЩУКИН) ...Lénine
Iosif TOLCHANOV (Иосиф ТОЛЧАНОВ) ...Docteur Andreï Fiodorovitch
 
Cinematography : Boris VOLCHEK (Борис ВОЛЧЕК)
Production design : Boris DUBROVSKY-ESHKE (Борис ДУБРОВСКИЙ-ЭШКЕ)
Music : Nikolay KRIUKOV (Николай КРЮКОВ)
Sound : Sergey MINRVIN (Сергей МИНЕРВИН)
Production : Mosfilm
Spectators : 30 million spectators in the USSR
 
Sites : IMDb, Chapaev.media

Awards :
Prix Staline de 1er niveau pour Mikhail Romm, Aleksei Kapler, Nikolai Okhlopkov, et Boris Chtchoukine (à titre posthume), 1943.

Plot synopsis
The continuation of the film «Lenin in October». The year of 1918, the Civil War, foreign intervention, lack of bread and fuel in the country. Matveyev, commandant of the Kremlin discovers a counterrevolutionary plot against Lenin, but is killed. The assaulters managed to avoid arrest and Fanny Kaplan shot at Lenin after a meeting at the Mikhelson plant. However Lenin recovers and ignoring the doctors’ prohibition returns to work.
Source : www.mosfilm.ru
 

Commentaries and bibliography
2017 : Lénine n’a pas pris une ride…, Lucie HEYME, autrefutur.net, 2017
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Festival du film "Cannes 1939" à Orléans 2019, Orléans (France), 2019
- Pessac International History Film Festival, Pessac (France), 2011
- Pessac International History Film Festival, Pessac (France), 2008
- Gels et dégels, une autre histoire du cinéma soviétique (1926-1968), Paris (France), 2002

Photos and videos
 

Source : www.russiancinema.ru



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