Call number: DVD-859



PRONIN, Vasilii
and Khodzha Akhmad Abbas
Khozhdenie za tri moria (Afanasii Nikitin) [Journey Beyond Three Seas (Afanasii Nikitin)]
Mosfil´m, Naiia Sansar, India, 1957; released 25 January 1958
Screenplay Khodzha Akhmad Abbas, Mariia Smirnova, based on the travel writings of Afanasii Nikitin
Photography Vladimir Nikolaev, Evgenii Andrikanis, Ramchandra Singh
Production design Mikhail Bogdanov, Gennadii Miasnikov, Arhrekar
Music Boris Chaikovskii, Anil Biswas
Afanasii Nikitin			Oleg Strizhenov
Champa					Nargis Datt (as Nargas)
Sakaram					Balraj Sahni
The Grand Vizier Mahmud Gavan		Prithviraj Kapoor
Lakshmi 				Padmini
Asad-Khan, the governor-general		David
Hasan Bek, the ambassador of Shirvan	Jairaj
Champa's father				Manmahan Krishna
Champa's mother				Achla
Afanasii's mother			Varvara Obukhova
Mikhailo Zamkov				Viktor Beliakov
Tver´ merchants				Stepan Kaiukov, Ivan Zhevago,
					V. Balandin, V. Tiagushev
Vasilii Papin				N. Kolofidin
Ivan III, Grand Prince of Moscow	L. Topchiev
Miguel					Vsevolod Iakut
Duniasha				Iia Arepina
With:					Mikhail Troianovskii
143 minutes
In Russian with optional voiceover and subtitled versions

On 2 DVDs

DVD DVD 1, containing the first 91 minutes
Region code All
Aspect ratio Widescreen 2.35:1
Languages Menu languages: Russian, English and French
Optional English and French voiceover versions
Optional Russian, English, French, Spanish, Italian and German subtitles
Features Biography of Afanasii Nikitin, text, in the menu languages
Biographies and filmographies for the director, Vasilii Pronin, the scriptwriter, Mariia Smirnova, the directors of photography, Vladimir Nikolaev and Evgenii Andrikanis, the composer, Boris Chaikovskii, and the production designers Mikhail Bogdanov and Gennadii Miasnikov
Album of photographs - shots from the film
Source Ruscico

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