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Semyon Aranovich

Litsjnoje delo anny achmatovoj (The Anna Akhmatova File)

Edition 1990
65' - 1990 - Documentary - Dialogue: Russian
Director: Semyon Aranovich Composer: Aleksandr Knaifl With: Anna Akhmatova, Leonid Brezhnev, Joseph Brodsky
A portrait of the great Russian poet Anna Akhmatova. The encounter with this woman leads to cameos of other Russlan ilterati and poets including Pastemak, Maïakowskl and Sostchenko. Achmato­va's diaries provide a written record on Russian intellectualism and culture. The extent of her influence on the Russian literary and art scenes; how respected and popular she was as a poet and person was reflected at her funeral which was attended by almost the entire Russian intelligentsia.

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Semyon Aranovich


Aleksandr Knaifl


Anna Akhmatova, Leonid Brezhnev, Joseph Brodsky


Semyon Aranovich, Yelena Ignatova

Director of Photography

V. Moelgaut

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Union soviétique



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