Margarita BARSKAIA
Маргарита БАРСКАЯ
Margarita BARSKAIA
USSR, 1933, 88mn 
Black and white, fiction
Broken Shoes
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Рваные башмаки


 Les Souliers percés

 Rvanye Bashmaki

Directed by : Margarita BARSKAIA (Маргарита БАРСКАЯ)
Writing credits : Margarita BARSKAIA (Маргарита БАРСКАЯ)
Varvara ALEKHINA (Варвара АЛЕХИНА)
Mikhail KLIMOV (Михаил КЛИМОВ) ...Pasteur
Vladimir URALSKY (Владимир УРАЛЬСКИЙ) ...Le mouchard
Cinematography : Georgi BOBROV (Георгий БОБРОВ), Sarkis GEVORKIAN (Саркис ГЕВОРКЯН)
Production design : Vladimir YEGOROV (Владимир ЕГОРОВ)
Music : Vissarion SHEBALIN (Виссарион ШЕБАЛИН)
Sound : E. DERUP (Э. ДЕРУП)
Production : Mejrabpomfilm
Release date in Russia : 17/12/1933
Sites : IMDb,

Plot synopsis
Three-year Bubby, son of unemployed person, searches on rubbish heaps every junk that can be sold. On these pitiful pence all family forces to live. Every day Bubby goes out "on work" in the enormous lacerated shoes of the senior brother-schoolboy.

Commentaries and bibliography
Les Souliers percés [1933, de Margarita Barskaïa] Un brillant "Zéro de conduite" russe, anthonyplu,, 2017

Selected in the following festivals or events :
- Pionnières du cinéma soviétique à la Cinémathèque française, Paris (France), 2020
- 'Il Cinema Ritrovato' Festival, Bologna (Italy), 2020
- The USSR of filmmakers at the Cinémathèque française. 1917-1945 : first and second part, Paris (France), 2017
- Russische Filmwoche in Berlin, Berlin (Germany), 2008

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