Erast GARIN
Эраст ГАРИН
Erast GARINE
Khesia LOKSHINA
Хеся ЛОКШИНА
Khessia LOKCHINA
1936, 68mn 
Black and white, fiction
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Женитьба

 

 The Marriage

 Le Mariage

 
Directed by : Erast GARIN (Эраст ГАРИН), Khesia LOKSHINA (Хеся ЛОКШИНА)
Writing credits : Erast GARIN (Эраст ГАРИН), Khesia LOKSHINA (Хеся ЛОКШИНА)
Based on the Gogol's play
 
Cast
Zoya FEDOROVA (Зоя ФЕДОРОВА) ...Douniacha
Erast GARIN (Эраст ГАРИН) ...Podkoleskine
Stepan KAIUKOV (Степан КАЮКОВ) ...Kotckarev
Nina LATONINA (Нина ЛАТОНИНА)
Aleksey MATOV (Алексей МАТОВ)
 
Cinematography : Anatoli POGORELY (Анатолий ПОГОРЕЛЫЙ)
Production design : Isaac MAKHLIS (Исаак МАХЛИС)
Sound : Aleksandr BEKKER (Александр БЕККЕР)
Companies : Lenfilm
 

Plot synopsis
The directorial debut of the famous actor Erast Garin, a pupil of the Meyerhold school. An adaptation of Gogolís play. This film remains a legend in the memory of Soviet cinematographers, although nobody actually saw it since the war. It has been restored on the basis of the shooting script, stills from the film and photos taken during the filming. The text is narrated by Alexander Negreba.
Source : www.kinotavr.ru
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Festival "Polka. liberated cinema", Moscow (Russia), 2011
- Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2006