Call number: DVD-726



ROU, Aleksandr
Mar´ia Iskusnitsa [Mar´ia the Artificer] [Mariia the Wonderful Weaver]

Kinostudiia imeni M. Gor´kogo, 1959; released 24 March 1960
Screenplay Evgenii Shvarts, based on Russian folk tales
Photography Dmitrii Surenskii
Design Evgenii Galei
Music Andrei Volkonskii
Retired soldier			Mikhail Kuznetsov
Mar´ia the Artificer		Ninel´ Myshkova
Ivanushka, her son		Vitia Perevalov
Water Sprite			Anatolii Kubatskii
Alenushka, his granddaughter	Olia Khachapuridze
Kvak				Georgii Milliar
Tetushka-Nepogodushka		Vera Altaiskaia
Treasurer			Sergei Troitskii
Wise and silent man		Aleksandr Khvylia
Haughty courtier		Nikita Kondrat´ev
76 minutes
In Russian with optional subtitles and voiceover versions

DVD
Region code All
Aspect ratio Standard
Languages Menu languages: Russian, English and French
Optional English and French voiceover versions
Optional subtitles in Russian, English, French, Spanish, Italian and German
Features Extract from the documentary film 'Skazki Aleksandra Rou', Tsentral´naia kinostudiia detskikh i iunosheskikh fil´mov imeni M. Gor´kogo, Vtoroe tvorcheskoe ob´´edinenie, 10 minutes, in Russian with optional Russian, English, French, Spanish, Italian and German subtitles
Biographies and filmographies for the director, Aleksandr Rou, the scriptwriter, Evgenii Shvarts, the director of photography, Dmitrii Surenskii, the compser, Andrei Volkonskii, the production designer, Evgenii Enei, and the actors Mikhail Kuznetsov, Ninel´ Myshkova, Vitia Perevalov, Anatolii Kubatskii, Georgii Milliar, Vera Altaiskaia and Aleksandr Khvylia
Album of photos
Source Ruscico


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