Call number: DVD-116


ROU, Aleksandr
Ogon´, voda i... mednye truby [Through Fire, Water... and Brass Pipes]
Tsentral´naia kinostudiia detskikh i iunosheskikh fil´mov imeni M. Gor´kogo, Pervoe tvorcheskoe ob´´edinenie, 1967; released 29 December 1967
Screenplay Mikhail Vol´pin and Nikolai Erdman, based on Russian folk tales
Photography Dmitrii Surenskii
Music Nikolai Budashkin
Song lyrics Mikhail Vol´pin

Alenushka		Natal´ia Sedykh
Vasia			Aleksei Kartyshev
Kashchei		Georgii Milliar
Baba-Iaga		Vera Altaiskaia
Werewolf servants of Kashchei:
Blackbeard		Lev Potemkin
Baldy			Aleksandr Khvylia
One-Eye			Anatolii Kubatskii
Fedul VI		Leonid Kharitonov
Sof´iushka		Muza Krepkogorskaia
Chief fireman		Aleksei Smirnov
Water Tsar		Pavel Pavlenko
Adviser			A. Tsiman
Adviser			Z. Vasil´kova
Tsar			Mikhail Pugovkin
Tsaritsa		Lidiia Koroleva
Tsarevna		Inga Budkevich
Narrator		A. Zueva
81 minutes
In Russian with optional dubbed versions and subtitles

DVD
Region code All
Aspect ratio 2.35:1 Widescreen
Languages Menu languages: Russian, English and French
Optional dubbed versions in French and English.
Optional subtitles in Russian, English, French, German, Dutch, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese and Hebrew.
Features Under 'Ruscico', see 'Archive Ruscico', and 'Museum Ruscico'.
'Archive Ruscico' has three subsections:
a] Filmographies for the director, Aleksandr Rou, the scriptwriters Mikhail Vol´pin and Nikolai Erdman, the director of photography, Dmitrii Surenskii and the actors Vera Altaiskaia, Georgii Milliar, Lev Potemkin and Natal´ia Sedykh. The Sedykh filmography leads to an original trailer for her 1967 film 'Devochka zhizn´'
b] Photo Album of scenes from the film.
c] Video data Ruscico, which is 'Mastera skazochnykh chudes', a 2 minute unsubtitled report of Rou at work.
'Museum Ruscico' has information on various folkloric characters and concepts.
'Muzykal´naia shkatulka' has Chastushki, 'Proshchai, krasna devitsa' and 'Berezka'.
'Khronika' has material on the making of the film (3 minutes, no subtitles).
Original trailer (2 minutes)
Source Ruscico


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