Call number: DVD-586


SOKUROV, Aleksandr
Skorbnoe beschuvstvie [Anaesthesia Dolorosa/ Heartbreak House]

Lenfil´m, Pervoe tvorcheskoe ob´´edinenie, 1986; released 25 March 1987
Screenplay Iurii Arabov, based on George Bernard Shaw's Heartbreak House and on Shaw's diaries and letters
Photography Sergei Iurizditskii
Sound Vladimir Persov
Production design Elena Amshinskaia
Choreography Dmitrii Briantsev
Shotover Ramaz Chkhikvadze
Ariadna			Alla Osipenko
Hesione			Tat´iana Egorova
Hector			Dmitrii Briantsev
Mazzini			Vladimir Zamanskii
Ellie			Viktoriia Amitova
Mangan			Il´ia Rybin
Nurse Guinness     	Irina Sokolova
Dr Knife		Vadim Zhuk
Randall			A. Reshetin
92 minutes
In Russian

DVD
Region code All
Aspect ratio 16:9
Languages No subtitles
Features Full restoration of image and sound
Biography and filmography for Aleksandr Sokurov
The authors about their work, text, in Russian only:
a] Aleksandr Sokurov
b] Iurii Arabov, the scriptwriter
c] Dmitrii Briantsev, the choreographer and actor
Prizes and awards
Notes on the film by Aleksandra Tuchinskaia, in Russian
Album of photos
Sketches for the film by the production designer Elena Amshinskaia
Source Krupnyi plan


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