Call number: DVD-2731

Dvenadtsataia noch´ [Twelfth Night, or What You Will]

Lenfil´m, 1955; released 21 November 1955
Screen version: Ian Frid, from Shakespeare's comedy
Photography: Evgenii Shapiro
Production design: S. Malkin
Music: Aleksei Zhivotov
Viola AND Sebastian, her brother     	Klara Luchko
Olivia					Alla Larionova
Orsino, Duke of Illyria			Vadim Medvedev
Sir Toby Belch, uncle to Olivia		Mikhail Ianshin
Sir Andrew Aguecheek    		Georgii Vitsin
Malvolio, steward to Olivia		Vasilii Merkur´ev
Feste, the clown    			Bruno Friendlikh
Maria, Olivia's woman			A. Lisianskaia
Fabian, a servant    			Sergei Filippov
Antonio					Sergei Luk´ianov
Ship's captain				A. Antonov
85 minutes
In Russian without subtitles

Region code All
Aspect ratio 4:3
Languages No subtitles
Features Full restoration of sound and image
Biographies and filmographies for the director, Ian Frid, and the actors Alla Larionova, Klara Luchko, Vadim Medvedev, Vasilii Merkur´ev, Sergei Filippov, Bruno Friendlikh and Mikhail Ianshin
Source Krupnyi plan

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