Call number: DVD-1329



SHAPIRO, Mikhail
Katerina Izmailova

Lenfil´m, Tret´e tvorcheskoe ob´´edinenie, 1966; released 28 September 1966
From the opera by Dmitrii Shostakovich, libretto by Aleksandr Preis and Dmitrii Shostakovich, based on the short story Ledi Makbet mtsenskogo uezda by Nikolai Leskov
Screenplay Dmitrii Shostakovich
Chorus and orchestra of the Shevchenko Opera and Ballet Theatre, Kiev
Conductor Konstantin Simeonov
Chorus Master V. Kolesnik
Photography R. Davydov, V. Ponomarev
Production design Evgenii Enei
Katerina L´vovna Izmailova   		Galina Vishnevskaia
Sergei					Artem Inozemtsev (sung by V. Tret´iak)
Zinovii Borisovich Izmailov		Nikolai Boiarskii (sung by V. Radzievskii)
Boris Timofeevich Izamilov		Aleksandr Sokolov (sung by A. Vedernikov)
Sonetka					Tat´iana Gavrilova (sung by V. Reka)
Aksin´ia				V. Titova (sung by V. Liubimova)
Shabby Peasant				Roman Tkachuk (sung by S. Strezhnev)
112 minutes
In Russian with optional English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Chinese subtitles

DVD
Region code 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Aspect ratio 2.35:1 Anamorphic
Languages Optional English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Chinese subtitles
Features Newly restored print
Shostakovich chronology
Excerpt from Shostakovich's Cheremushki, 5 minutes, without subtitles
Excerpt from Shostakovich Against Stalin, 7 minutes, with optional English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Chinese subtitles
Booklet
Source Decca

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