Call number: DVD-205


BONDARCHUK, Sergei
Sud´ba cheloveka [A Man's Fate]

Mosfil´m, 1959; released 12 April 1959
Screenplay: Iurii Lukin and Fedor Shakhmagonov, from the story by Mikhail Sholokhov
Photography: Vladimir Monakhov
Production design: Ippolit Novoderezhkin, Sergei Voronkov
Music: Veniamin Basner

Andrei Sokolov			Sergei Bondarchuk
Vaniushka			Pavlik Boriskin
Irina				Zinaida Kirienko
Ivan Timofeevich    		Pavel Volkov
Müller				Iurii Averin
German major    		K. Alekseev
Platoon Commander		Lev Borisov
Colonel				Pavel Vinnikov
Man Sokolov talks to		Evgenii Teterin
Kryzhnev, a prisoner		Evgenii Kudriashev
Military Doctor, a prisoner	Viktor Markin
Owner of flat			Evgeniia Mel´nikova
Petr, Sokolov's friend		Petr Savin
Prisoners in labour camp	Georgii Shapovalov, Vladimir Ivanov
Anatolii, Sokolov's son		Vladimir Strel´nikov
Narrator			Evgenii Teterin
96 minutes
In Russian with optional dubbed version or subtitles

DVD
Region code All
Aspect ratio Standard
Languages Menu languages: Russian, English and French
Optional English dubbed version.
Optional subtitles in Russian, English, French, German, Dutch, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Swedish, Japanese, Chinese, Arabic and Hebrew.
Features Archival footage on Mikhail Sholokhov, 7 minutes, in Russian, with optional English, French, Dutch, Spanish and Italian subtitles.
Archival footage on Sergei Bondarchuk, 5 minutes, in Russian, with optional English, French, Dutch, Spanish and Italian subtitles.
Biographies and filmographies of the director, Sergei Bondarchuk, the scriptwriters, Iurii Lukin and Fedor Shakhmagonov, the director of phiotography, Vladimir Monakhov, the composer, Veniamin Basner, the writer, Mikhail Sholokhov and the actors Pavel Boriskin and Zinaida Kirienko.
Photoalbum for the film.
Archival footage of the celebration of victory at the end of World War Two, 4 minutes, in Russian, with optional English, French, Dutch, Spanish and Italian subtitles.
Archival footage of the Parade in Red Square on 7 November 1941, 7 minutes, in Russian, with optional English, French, Dutch, Spanish and Italian subtitles.
Documentary footage 'Nemetskie lageria dlia voennoplennykh', 6 minutes, in Russian, with optional English, French, Dutch, Spanish and Italian subtitles.
Source Ruscico


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