Call number: DVD-2485



Vodevili A.P. Chekhova [The Vaudevilles of Anton Chekhov]

On 3 DVDs

DVD 1

ANNENSKII, Isidor
Svad´ba [The Wedding]

Tbilisskaia kinostudiia, 1944; released 14 February 1944
Screenplay: Isidor Annenskii, based on the play by Anton Chekhov
Photography: Iurii Ekel´chik
Production design: Semen Mandel´
Music: Valerii Zhelobinskii
Sound: V. Kotov

Father					Aleksei Gribov
Mother					Faina Ranevskaia
Bridegroom				Erast Garin
Bride					Zoia Fedorova
Revunov-Karaulov, 
  retired Captain, Second Rank		Nikolai Konovalov
Andrei Andreevich Niunin, 
  agent of the insurance company	Mikhail Ianshin
Iat´, the telegraphist			Sergei Martinson
Zmeiukina, the midwife			Vera Maretskaia
Dymba, the Greek confectioner   	Osip Abdulov
Best man				Nikolai Plotnikov
Sailor					Sergei Blinnikov
Doctor					Vladimir Vladislavskii
Organ grinder				Lev Sverdlin
61 minutes
In Russian without subtitles

AND

SPLOSHNOV, Sergei
Maska [The Mask]

Sovetskaia Belarus´, 1938; released 26 August 1938
Screenplay: Sergei Sploshnov, from the story by Anton Chekhov
Photography: David Shliugleit
Production design: Pavel Betaki
Music: Valerii Zhelobinskii

Egor Nikolaevich Piatigorov	Stepan Kaiukov
Evstrat Spiridonovich		Vitalii Politseimako
Zhestiakov			Vladimir Taskin
Belebukhin			Konstantin Adashevskii
Club foreman			Petr Gofman
Lackey				Ivan Nazarov
Fat man				Nikolai Litvinov
Conductor			Aleksandr Beniaminov
25 minutes
In Russian without subtitles

AND

FRID, Ian
Khirurgiia [Surgery]

Lenfil´m, 1939; released May 1939
Screenplay: Ian Frid, from Anton Chekhov's stories 'Khirurgiia' and 'Sel´skie eskulapy'
Photography: Solomon Belen´kii
Production design: Pavel Zal´tsman, Semen Malkin
Music: Nikolai Timofeev

The medical attendant Gleb Glebych	Igor´ Il´inskii
The sexton Vonmiglasov  		Ivan Moskvin
Mariia Zaplaksina			Ekaterina Korchagina-Aleksandrovskaia
Mikhailo Izmuchenkov, a bass		Vasilii Merkur´ev
Cook					Valentina Telegina
Egorych					Konstantin Zlobin
36 minutes
In Russian without subtitles

DVD
Region code All
Aspect ratio 4:3
Languages No subtitles
Features 'Informatsiia' is about the actor Erast Garin, text, in Russian only
Source Vostok video, Entsiklopediia Mastera kino


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