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Oleg Kovalov

Sady skorpiona

Edition 1992
96' - 1991 - Comedy - Dialogue: Russian
Director: Oleg Kovalov Composer: Bela Bartok, Carl Orff, Nino Rota, W. Muradeli, Krzysztof Penderecki With: Valentin Grachyov, V. Shuravskaya, Boris Sitko
A feature film of the 50s, The Corpora! Kotchetkov Case is the basis for a reflection upon the historical consciousness of politica! thaw and upon the Soviet Union of the Chrushtshov-era. Razumnyi's film is a love-story between Kotchetkov and young Walja in which the corporal's
superior meddles by accusing Walja and her grandmother of being spies, of poisoning him or at least attempting to withdraw military secrets from him.
Kotchetkov begins to suffer from paranoia.

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Credits

Director

Oleg Kovalov

Composer

Bela Bartok, Carl Orff, Nino Rota, W. Muradeli, Krzysztof Penderecki

With

Valentin Grachyov, V. Shuravskaya, Boris Sitko

Scenario

Oleg Kovalov

Director of Photography

Anatoly Lapshov

Editor

Galina Subayeva

Production studios

Lenfilm Studio

More information

Dialogue

Russian

Countries of production

Union soviétique

Year

1991

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