Call number: DVD-5


CHUKHRAI, Grigorii
Ballada o soldate [The Ballad of a Soldier]

Mosfil´m, 1959; released 1 December 1959
Screenplay: Valentin Ezhov and Grigorii Chukhrai
Photography: Vladimir Nikolaev, Era Savel´eva
Design: Boris Nemechek
Music: Mikhail Ziv

Alesha Skvortsov		Vladimir Ivashov
Shura				Zhanna Prokhorenko
Alesha's mother  		Antonina Maksimova
General				Nikolai Kriuchkov
Vasia, the wounded soldier  	Evgenii Urbanskii
Vasia's wife			El´za Lezhdei
Driver				Valentina Telegina
Lieutenant			Evgenii Teterin
Soldier				Georgii Iumatov
Pavlov				Gennadii Iukhtin
Sergeant- Major Mos´ko		Leonid Chubarov
Pockmarked soldier		Vladimir Kashpur
With:				Evgenii Evstigneev, Lev Borisov, Semen Svashenko, V. Markova,
				M. Kremneva, A. Kuznetsov, V. Pokrovskii, B. Bryleev, N. Dadyko
89 minutes
In Russian with optional dubbed versions or subtitles

DVD
Region code All
Aspect ratio Standard
Languages Menu languages: Russian, English and French
Optional dubbed versions in English and French.
Optional subtitles in Russian, English, French, German, Dutch, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Hebrew, Swedish and Chinese.
Features 'Ruscico' leads to a] filmographies of the director, Grigorii Chukhrai, the scriptwriter, Valentin Ezhov, the director of photography, Vladimir Nikolaev, the composer, Mikhail Ziv, and the actors Nikolai Kriuchkov, Vladimir Ivashov, Antonina Maksimova, Evgenii Urbanskii and Zhanna Prokhorenko; and b] album of photographs.
Interview with the director [35 minutes, in Russian, with optional English, French, Spanish, Italian and Dutch subtitles.]
Archival footage of the Parade in Red Square on 7 November 1941 [7 minutes, in Russian, with optional English, French, Spanish, Italian and Dutch subtitles.]
Source Ruscico

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