Nikita MIKHALKOV
Никита МИХАЛКОВ
Nikita MIKHALKOV
USSR, 1970, 38mn 
Black and white, fiction
Quiet Day at War's End
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Спокойный день в конце войны

 

 Une journée tranquille à la fin de la guerre

 Spokoynyy den v kontse voyny

 
Directed by : Nikita MIKHALKOV (Никита МИХАЛКОВ)
Writing credits : Rustam IBRAGIMBEKOV (Рустам ИБРАГИМБЕКОВ), Nikita MIKHALKOV (Никита МИХАЛКОВ)
 
Cast
Natalia ARINBASAROVA (Наталья АРИНБАСАРОВА) ...Adalat
Yuri BOGATYRYOV (Юрий БОГАТЫРЕВ) ...Allemand
Lev DUROV (Лев ДУРОВ) ...Allemand
Aleksandr KAIDANOVSKY (Александр КАЙДАНОВСКИЙ) ...Sergent
Sergey NIKONENKO (Сергей НИКОНЕНКО)
Aleksandr POROKHOVSHCHIKOV (Александр ПОРОХОВЩИКОВ)
Valentin SMIRNITSKY (Валентин СМИРНИТСКИЙ)
 
Cinematography : Dmitry KORZHIKHIN (Дмитрий КОРЖИХИН)
Production design : Irina SHRETER (Ирина ШРЕТЕР)
Sound : Yuri RABINOVISH (Юрий РАБИНОВИЧ)
Release date in Russia : 1971
 

Plot synopsis
1944, the war comes to its end. A soldier, Andrei Komarov, and a girl, Adalat, wait for their transport. They find valuable pictures in the church. Suddenly German Fascist soldiers appear and set fire to the boxes with the pictures. Andrei attacks, but perishes.
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2013
- Yerevan International Film Festival "Golden Apricot", Yerevan (Armenia), 2011
- Europe around Europe, Paris (France), 2009
- International Film Festival Tarkovski, Ivanovo (Russia), 2008
- Küstendorf International Film and Music Festival, Kustendorf (Serbia), 2008
- Russian Film Week in Paris : Regards de Russie, Paris (France), 2005
- Nantes Russian Film Festival, Nantes (France), 2000