Call number: DVD-138


RIAZANOV, El´dar
Ironiia sud´by, ili s legkim parom! [The Irony of Fate, or Have a Good Sauna!]

Mosfil´m, Tvorcheskoe ob´´edinenie televizionnykh fil´mov, 1975; TV premiere 1 January 1976; cinematic release 16 August 1976
Screenplay Emil´ Braginskii and El´dar Riazanov
Photography Vladimir Nakhabtsev
Design Aleksandr Borisov
Music Mikael Tariverdiev
Songs based on the poetry of Marina Tsvetaeva, Boris Pasternak, Bella Akhmadulina, Vladimir Kirshon, Evgenii Evtushenko, Mikhail L´vovskii, Aleksandr Aronov
Poem by Aleksandr Kochetkov

Evgenii Lukashin		Andrei Miagkov
Nadezhda Sheveleva		Barbara Brylska, 
				dubbed by Vaentina Talyzina
Nadezhda's songs sung by	Alla Pugacheva
Ippolit				Iurii Iakovlev
Evgenii's mother		Liubov´ Dobrzhanskaia
Galia				Ol´ga Naumenko
Nadia's friends Tania and Valia Liia Akhedzhakova and 
				Valentina Talyzina
Pavel				Aleksandr Shirvindt
Mikhail			 	Georgii Burkov
Aleksandr			Aleksandr Beliavskii
Airport passenger		Gotlib Roninson
184 minutes
In Russian with optional subtitles
2 DVDs

DVD DVD 1: The film
Region code All
Aspect ratio Standard
Languages Menu languages: Russian and English
Optional subtitles in Russian, English, French, German and Spanish
Features Filmographies and biographies for the director, El´dar Riazanov, the scriptwriter, Emil´ Braginskii, the director of photography, Vladimir Nakhabtsev, the composer, Mikael Tariverdiev, the designer, Aleksandr Borisov, and the actors Liia Akhedzhakova, Aleksandr Shirvindt, Andrei Miagkov, Iurii Iakovlev, Liubov´ Sokolova, Barbara Brylska, Aleksandr Beliavskii and Georgii Burkov.
Source Ruscico


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