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Evgeniy Tsymbal

Zasjtsjitnik Sedov

Edition 1990
54' - 1989 - Drama - Dialogue: Russian
Director: Evgeniy Tsymbal Composer: Vadim Chrapatsjov With: Vladimir Ilin, Albina Matveyeva, Tamara Chernova
USSR, 1937. Mass repression by Stalin is in full swing, The main character, Sedov the lawyer, takes up the defense of three agronomists from a small town, who have been sentenced to death for 'acts of sabotage'. He accepts to defend them, even though he knows that might cost him his own life. In the end he manages to save the three men from execution, but this precedent is used in order to shoot all involved in this case together with those who are not involved at all...

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Credits

Director

Evgeniy Tsymbal

Composer

Vadim Chrapatsjov

With

Vladimir Ilin, Albina Matveyeva, Tamara Chernova

Scenario

Maria Zvereva, Ilya Zveryov

Director of Photography

Vladimir Shevtsik

Producer

Vladimir Sjevtsik

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Dialogue

Russian

Countries of production

Russia

Year

1989

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