Call number: DVD-1855



GERASIMOV, Sergei
V nachale slavnykh del [At the Beginning of Glorious Deeds]

Tsentral´naia kinostudiia detskikh i iunosheskikh fil´mov imeni M. Gor´kogo, Vtoroe tvorcheskoe ob´´edinenie, and DEFA, German Democratic Republic, 1980; released 13 April 1981
Screenplay: Sergei Gerasimov and Iurii Kavataradze, from the historical novel Petr Pervyi by Aleksei Tolstoi Photography: Sergei Filippov and Horst Hardt
Production design: Boris Dulenkov, Aleksandr Popov, Joachim Keller
Music: Vladimir Martynov
The 'Karagod' folk song ensemble is directed by E. Zasimova
Petr				Dmitrii Zolotukhin
Natal´ia Kirillovna		Tamara Makarova
Tsarevna Sof´ia			Natal´ia Bondarchuk
Men´shikov			Nikolai Eremenko 
Prince Vasilii Golitsyn		Oleg Strizhenov
Fedor Shaklovityi		Vadim Spiridonov
Prince Boris Golitsyn		Mikhail Nozhkin
Franz Lefort			Peter Reusse
Anna Mons			Ulrike Kuntze
Ivan Brovkin			Eduard Bocharov
San´ka Brovkina			Liubov´ Polekhina
Tsaritsa Evdokiia		Liubov´ Germanova
Nikita Zotov			Anatolii Barantsev
Prince Buinosov			Mikhail Zimin
Vasilii Volkov			B. Bachurin
Romodanovskii			Roman Filippov
Alesha Brovkin			Iurii Moroz
Ovdokim				Vladimir Kashpur
Lev Kirillovich Naryshkin	A. Beliavskii
Patriarkh Ioakim		V. Shul´gin
The Elder Nektarii		Nikolai Grin´ko
Golovin				R. Khomiatov
Voznitsyn			E. Markov
Gordon				Helmut Schreiber
Königsek			Bodo Wolf
Princess Buinosova		A. Matveeva
Natal´ia Buinosova		Ekaterina Vasil´eva
Antonida Buinosova		Marina Levtova
Ol´ga Buinosova			M. Burdenkova
Soldier Gladkii			L. Reutov
Soldier Ovsei Rzhev		V. Marenkov
Soldier Chermnyi		Boris Khmel´nitskii
Artomon Brovkin			G. Frolov
Kuz´ma Zhemov			Ivan Lapikov
Gypsy				Petr Glebov
Iuda				V. Matveev
Vorob´ikha			M. Krepkogorskaia
Vinius				S. Shpakovskii
Streshnev			A. Mironov
Watchman			F. Odinokov
Hassan-Pasha			A. Karapetian
Golikov				A. Kirillov
Karlovich			E. Herberding
Pakul´				M. Zeche
130 minutes
In Russian with optional Russian and English subtitles

DVD
Region code All
Aspect ratio 4:3
Languages Menu languages: Russian and English
Optional Russian and English subtitles
Features Video film 'The History of the Russian Fleet', 9 minutes, in Russian with optional Russian and English subtitles
Text material about Aleksei Tolstoi
Album of photographs
Album of photographs devoted to Sergei Gerasimov
Biographies and filmographies for the director and scriptwriter, Sergei Gerasimov, the scriptwriter, Iurii Kavtaradze, the director of photography, Sergei Filippov, the production designers, Boris Dulenkov and Aleksandr Popov, the composer, Vladimir Martynov, and the actors Tamara Makarova, Dmitrii Zolotukhin, Natal´ia Bondarchuk, Nikolai Eremenko, Liubov´ Germanova, Mikhail Nozhkin, Liubov´ Polekhina and Vladimir Kashpur
Source Ruscico

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