Call number: DVD-5161


ALEKSANDROV, Grigorii
Tsirk [The Circus]

Mosfil´m, 1936; released 25 May 1936
Restored, Mosfil´m, 1970
Screenplay: Grigorii Aleksandrov
Co-direction: I. Simkov
Photography: Vladimir Nil´sen, Boris Petrov
Music: Isaak Dunaevskii
Song lyrics: Vasilii Lebedev-Kumach
Sound: Nikolai Timartsev
Production design: Georgii Grivtsov

Marion Dixon    			        Liubov´ Orlova
Raechka, the circus director's daughter    	Evgeniia Mel´nikova
Circus director, Raechka's father		Vladimir Volodin
Ivan Martynov			                Sergei Stoliarov
Franz von Kneischitz, the entrepreneuer  	Pavel Massal´skii
Shurik Skameikin, the amateur constructor       Aleksandr Komissarov
Chaplin				                Nikolai Pavlovskii
Jimmy, Marion's son		                Jim Patterson
Captain Borneo, the animal trainer              Fedor Kurikhin
Master of Ceremonies		                Sergei Antimonov
Cashier				                A. Panova
Prop man				        B. Karlin
Farmer				                Mark Tsibul´skii
The clown Coco			                Al´fons Lutts
The nursery	                                Solomon Mikhoels, Pavel Geraga, 
                                                Lev Sverdlin, Vladimir Kandelaki, 
                                                Wayland Rudd, N. Vysotskaia
Clown					        Vladimir Durov
Hooligan				        Lev Ivanov
Conductor				        Emmanuil Geller
Acrobat				                Viktor Lebedev
90 minutes
In Russian with optional English subtitles, colourised version

DVD
Region code All
Aspect ratio 16:9
Languages Optional English subtitles. NB they are badly synchronised with the original Russian dialogue
Features Colourised version
Source Russiandvd.com

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