Call number: DVD-1062



CHIAURELI, Mikhail
Georgii Saakadze
Tbilisskaia kinostudiia: Part 1, 1942; released 14, September 1942; Part 2, 1943; released 10 August 1943; restored 1970
Screenplay Anna Antonovskaia, Boris Chernyi, based on Antonovskaia's story 'Velikii Mouravi'
Photography A. Digmelov
Production design M. Gotsividze, R. Mirzashvili, Iu. Shvets, K. Kvaliashvili, L. Mamaladze
Music Andrei Balanchivadze
Georgii Saakadze		A. Khorava
Rusudan, his wife		Veriko Andzhaparidze
Tekle, his sister		L. Asatiani
Saakadze's children:
Paata				M. Kokochashvili, M. Sharashidze
Avtandil			G. Mgeladze, Z. Lezhava
Luarsab II, King of Georgia	S. Bagashvili, dubbed by E. Samoilov
Tinatin, the sister of 
  King Luarsab II		M. Dzhaparidze
Princes:
Shadiman Baratashvili		S. Zakariadze, dubbed by V. Kachalov
Andukapar			Sh. Gambashidze, dubbed by M. Klimov
Orbeliani			A. Zhorzholiani
Zurab Eristavi			A. Omiadze
Tsitsishvili			K. Macharadze
Sologashvili			N. Mamulashvili
Saakadze's bodyguards
Nodar				G. Shavgulidze
Kvilividze			K. Karalashili
Dato				M. Sukhitashvili
Shah Abbas			A. Vasadze
Karchi-khan			M. Chikhladze
Verdibeg, Karchi-khan's son	A. Lusinian
Kolotauri, 
  head of Shadiman's fortress	G. Roseva
Trifilii			K. Daushvili
Old Badri			G. Pronispireli
Russian ambassador		I. Perestiani
The Catholicos			G. Davitashvili	
174 minutes
In Russian without subtitles

On 2 DVDs

DVD DVD 2, containing the last 87 minutes
Region code All
Aspect ratio 4:3
Languages No subtitles
Features Chapter selection
Source Vostok video, Entsiklopediia Mastera kino

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