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Valeriy Todorovskiy

Katya Ismailova (Podmoskovnye vechera)

Edition 1994
96' - 1994 - Drama - Dialogue: Russian
Director: Valeriy Todorovskiy Composer: Leonid Desyatnikov With: Vladimir Mashkov, Ingeborga Dapkunaite, Aleksandr Feklistov
Moscow, 1992. Katia is a 34-year-old typist. She leads a somewhat boring life with her husband, Mitia, who is rather insignificant and still very much under the influence of his mother, Irina Dmitrievna, an author who rules the family with an iron hand. Their monotonous life is shared between an apartment in a district of Moscow and their summer datcha. Katia's life is suddenly transformed by her meeting with Serguei, who becomes her lover. This passion completely changes her personality. Taking the advantage of her husband's absence on a business trip, she takes Serguei to the datcha ...

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Valeriy Todorovskiy


Leonid Desyatnikov


Vladimir Mashkov, Ingeborga Dapkunaite, Aleksandr Feklistov


Stanislav Govorukhin, François Guérif, Alla Krinitsyna, Marina Sheptunova, Cécile Vargaftig

Director of Photography

Sergei Kozlov


Yelena Gagarina, Alla Strelnikova


Marc Ruscart, Igor Tolstunov

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Countries of production

Russia, France



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