Nikolay DOSTAL
Николай ДОСТАЛЬ
Nikolaï DOSTAL
Russia, 1995, 111mn 
Colour
Melkiy bes
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Мелкий бес

 

 Small Devil

 Le démon mesquin

 
Directed by : Nikolay DOSTAL (Николай ДОСТАЛЬ)
 
Cast
Irina ROZANOVA (Ирина РОЗАНОВА)
 
Companies : Mosfilm, Roskomkino
 

Plot synopsis
Russia at the beginning of the XX century. Peredonov, a gymnasium’s humble teacher, wants to get his promotion and leave for the capital. His cousin Varvara, who wants to marry him, knows about his desire and stealthily puts letters allergy from a countess offering him a high office in St. Petersburg. Peredonov believes. He is sure that everyone envies him though the society makes game of him. He fails to bear up quizzery and kills his friend who caught the eye.
Source : www.mosfilm.ru