Igor SAVCHENKO
Игорь САВЧЕНКО
Igor SAVTCHENKO
USSR, 1946, 68mn 
Black and white, fiction
The Old Vaudeville
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Старинный водевиль

 

 L'Ancien vaudeville

 Starinnyy vodevil

 
Directed by : Igor SAVCHENKO (Игорь САВЧЕНКО)
 
Cast
Sergey STOLYAROV (Сергей СТОЛЯРОВ) ...Fadeï
 
Production : Mosfilm
Spectators : 15 million spectators in the USSR
 
Site : IMDb

Plot synopsis
Based on the vaudeville «Az and Fert» by Fedorov. 18-year old Lyubochka is to inherit her auntie’s fortune provided that she marries a man whose initials are «az» and «fert». During Napoleon’s defeat celebration days Lyuba meets a young hussar, Anton Fadeev, who has returned from the campaign. Her father doesn’t want to hear of his daughter’s marriage to a poor officer. After a chain of funny events the contradictions disappear to everybody’s happiness as the hussar’s initials are «az» and «fert».
Source : www.mosfilm.ru