Call number: DVD-1144


KEOSAIAN, Edmond
Korona rossiiskoi imperii, ili snova neulovimye [The Crown of the Russian Empire, or The Elusives Once More]

Mosfil´m, Eksperimental´noe tvorcheskoe ob´´edinenie, 1971; released 14 December 1971
Screenplay Edmond Keosaian, Aleksandr Chervinskii
Photography Mikhail Ardab´evskii
Production Design Levan Shengeliia, S. Agoian
Music Ian Frenkel´
Song lyrics Sergei Esenin, Robert Rozhdestvenskii, E. Radov

Valerka				Mikhail Metelkin
Dan´ka				Viktor Kosykh
Iashka-tsygan			Vasilii Vasil´ev
Ksanka				Valentina Kurdiukova
Head of the Cheka		Ivan Pereverzev
Naryshkin			Vladislav Strzhel´chik
Ovechkin			Armen Dzhigarkhanian
Kudasov				Arkadii Tolbuzin
Shram				Vladimir Ivashov
Burnash				Efim Kopelian
Shaggy-haired emperor		V. Belokurov
Bald emperor			Rolan Bykov
The waiter, Louis-Leonid	Ian Frenkel´
Agrafena Zavolzhskaia, the chanson singer in the restaurant
				Liudmila Gurchenko
Monsieur Duc			Andrei Fait
Dark-haired scamp		Edmond Keosaian
Photographer			Grigorii Shpigel´
American woman with the parrot	Nina Agapova
Old man who knew everything	Ia. Lents
Clockmaker			V. Fainleib
Sister of mercy			Laura Keosaian
Captain of the "Gloria"		A. Garagulia
Indian				A. Karapetian
Scotsman			Ia. Belen´kii
129 minutes
In Russian with optional dubbed and subtitled versions

On 2 DVDs

DVD DVD 2, containing the last 65½ minutes
Region code All
Aspect ratio 185:1 Widescreen, 16:9
Languages Menu languages: Russian, English and French
Optional English, French and Arabic dubbed versions
Optional Russian, English, French, Spanish, Italian and German subtitles
Features Interview with the widow of the director, Laura Keosaian, 22 minutes, in Russian with optional Russian, English, French, Spanish, Italian and German subtitles
Documentary film about Efim Kopelian, 'Monolog v antrakte', shot by O Voinov, 2½ minutes, in Russian with optional Russian, English, French, Spanish, Italian and German subtitles
Biographies and filmographies of the actors Vasilii Vasil´ev, Viktor Kosykh, Mikhail Metelkin, Valentina Kurdiukova, Ivan Pereverzev, Armen Dzhigarkhanian, Efim Kopelian and Arkadii Tolbuzin
Album of photographs
Source Ruscico

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