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The End of St. Petersburg

Producer
Scriptwriter Natan Zarkhi
Director Vsevolod Pudovkin
Mikhail Doller
Director of Photography Anatoli Golovnya
Sound
Composer Herbert Stothart
Vladimir Jurowski
Production Designer Sergei Kozlovsky
Production Mezhrabpom-Rus
film was restored Mosfilm Studio
Timing 85 min.
Year 1927
film was restored 1969
Age restriction 0+
Country Russia
Cinema Date/Time
YELTSIN PRESIDENTIAL CENTER 3 September 10:00
Cast:

Vera Baranovskaya
Aleksandr Chistyakov
Ivan Chuvelev
Aleksey Davor
Vladimir Fogel
Alexander Gromov
Nikolai Khmelyov
Sergey Komarov
Vladimir Obolensky
Vsevolod Pudovkin

 

 

A peasant boy, who is timid and immature, comes to St. Petersburg to earn money. The plot of the film revolves mostly around his development as a person and the changing of his mindset. His personal becoming is written into a bigger story, the collapse of the Tsarist Russia.
The picture covers a period of history from 1913 to 1917. The film also contains a newsreel shooting of Petrograd in 1913.