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Commissar / M. Gorky Film Studio presents a film by Aleksandr Askoldov ; written by Aleksandr Askoldov ; directed by Aleksandr Askoldov.

Format Video (DVD)
EditionSpecial two-disc set.
Publication InfoNew York, NY : Kino International, [2007]
Description2 videodiscs (105 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorAskolʹdov, Aleksandr, 1932-2018
Other author/creatorMordi︠u︡kova, Nonna.
Other author/creatorBykov, Rolan, 1929-1998.
Other author/creatorNedashkovskai︠a︡, Raisa.
Other author/creatorVolynskai︠a︡, Li︠u︡dmila, 1904-1978.
Other author/creatorShukshin, Vasiliĭ, 1929-1974.
Other author/creatorGrossman, Vasiliĭ. In the town of Berdichev.
Other author/creatorM. Gorky Film Studio.
Other author/creatorKino International Corporation.
Abstract Set against the Russian Civil War. Vavilova has to make a decision between motherhood for revolutionary martydom.
General noteTitle from container.
General noteBased on the short story "In the town of Berdichev" by Vasili Grossman.
General noteOriginally released as a motion picture in 1967.
General noteSpecial features: Director Aleksandr Askoldov and the controversy over "Commissar"; video interview with actress Raisa Nedashkovskaya; a film press announcement; three video stills galleries; cast/crew filmographies; biography of Vasili Grossman.
CreditsCinematography, Valeri Ginzburg ; editors, Natalya Loginova, Svetland Lyashinskaya, Nina Vasilyeva ; music, Alfred Schnittke ; production designer, Sergei Serrebrennikov.
Cast Nonna Mordyukova, Rolan Bykov, Raisa Medashkovskaya, Lyudmila Volynskaya, Vasili Shukshin.
Technical detailsDVD.
LanguageRussian (mono., DTS, Dolby 5.1), dubbed English (Dolby 5.1) and French (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, English, French, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish subtitles.
Genre/formFeature films.
Genre/formWar films.
UPC 738329049225
Publisher number04922 Kino International
Publisher numberK492 Kino International
Stock numberMidwest Tape

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