Call number: DVD-3805


VIL´NER, Vladimir
Benia Krik (Kar´era Beni Krika) [Benia Krik (Benia Krik's Career)]

VUFKU, Odessa, 1926; released 18 January 1927 (Kiev)
Screenplay: Isaak Babel´
Photography: Aleksei Kaliuzhnyi
Production design: Georgii Baizengerts

Mendel´ Krik, the carter   		Matvei Liarov
Benia Krik, his son, a gang member	Iurii Shumskii
Dvoira, Benia's sister			A. Goricheva
Her fiancé, Lazar´ Shpil´gagen		A. Vabnik
Kol´ka Pakovskii, a gang member		Nikolai Nademskii
Levka Byk, a gang member		Teodor Brainin
Abdulla, a Tatar gang member		Georgii Astaf´ev
Savelii Butsis, a gang member		Aleksandr Sashin
Marants, a gang member and a traitor  	M. Smolenskii
Froim Grach, a gang member		Osip Merlatti
Ruvim Tartakovskii			Evgenii Lepkovskii
Muginshtein, Tartakovskii's manager	Leonid Barbe
Gypsy woman				V. Kozhevnikova
Glechik, a policeman			Ivan Zamychkovskii
Sokovich, a constable			Nikolai Kuchinskii
Sobkov, a baker, then a commissar	Sergei Minin
Kochetkov, his assistant		Ivan Sizov
The auctioneer Tsysin			Leonid Chembarskii
93 minutes
Silent with English intertitles, no added music track

DVD
Region code All
Aspect ratio
Languages English intertitles only
Features Chapter selection
Source The National Center for Jewish Film, Brandeis University


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