Vladimir PETROV
Владимир ПЕТРОВ
Vladimir PETROV
USSR, 1952, 132mn 
Colour, fiction
The Government Inspector
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Ревизор

 

 Le Révizor

 Revizor

 
Directed by : Vladimir PETROV (Владимир ПЕТРОВ)
Writing credits : Vladimir PETROV (Владимир ПЕТРОВ)
Based on Gogol's play of the same title
 
Cast
Yuri TOLUBEYEV (Юрий ТОЛУБЕЕВ) ...Anton Skvosnik-Dmukhanovsky
Anastasia GEORGIEVSKAYA (Анастасия ГЕОРГИЕВСКАЯ) ...Anna Andreevna
Tamara NOSOVA (Тамара НОСОВА) ...Mariya Antonovna
Sergey BLINNIKOV (Сергей БЛИННИКОВ)
Erast GARIN (Эраст ГАРИН) ...the postman
Pavel PAVLENKO (Павел ПАВЛЕНКО)
Mikhail YANSHIN (Михаил ЯНШИН)
 
Cinematography : Yuri EKELCHIK (Юрий ЕКЕЛЬЧИК)
Production design : Vladimir KAPLUNOVSKI (Владимир КАПЛУНОВСКИЙ)
Music : Nikolay_2 TIMOFEYEV (Николай_2 ТИМОФЕЕВ)
Production : Mosfilm
 

Plot synopsis
Screen version of the play of the same name by N. Gogol. The governor of a small town receives a secret warning message about the forthcoming arrival of the government inspector. Meanwhile Khlestakov, an ordinary official, whom the dishonest and corrupted local officials take for the inspector, visits the town. They shower gifts on him, hug and bribe him, and are sure that they have paid off, but suddenly the real inspector arrives.
Source : www.mosfilm.ru
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Festival "Vivat Kino Rossii", St Petersburg (Russia), 2012