Yuli RAIZMAN
Юлий РАЙЗМАН
Youli RAIZMAN
USSR, 1944, 80mn 
Black and white, fiction
Moscow Skies
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Небо Москвы

 

 Le Ciel de Moscou

 Nebo Moskvy

 
Directed by : Yuli RAIZMAN (Юлий РАЙЗМАН)
Writing credits : Mikhail BLEIMAN (Михаил БЛЕЙМАН), Manuel BOLSHINTSOV (Мануэль БОЛЬШИНЦОВ)
Co-Directed by : Aleksandr PTUSHKO (Александр ПТУШКО)
 
Cast
Pyotr ALEINIKOV (Пётр АЛЕЙНИКОВ) ...Lt. Ilya Streltsov
Nikolay BOGOLIUBOV (Николай БОГОЛЮБОВ) ...Lt. Col. Balashev
Ivan KUZNETSOV (Иван КУЗНЕЦОВ) ...Premier Lt. Cherbina
Nina MAZAEVA (Нина МАЗАЕВА) ...Zoïa
Yevgeni NEMCHENKO (Евгений НЕМЧЕНКО)
Aleksandra SALNIKOVA (Александра САЛЬНИКОВА)
Nikolay SHAMIN (Николай ШАМИН)
Pyotr SOBOLEVSKY (Пётр СОБОЛЕВСКИЙ) ...Capt. Goncharov
Arkadi TSINMAN (Аркадий ЦИНМАН)
 
Cinematography : Yevgeni ANDRIKANIS (Евгений АНДРИКАНИС)
Production design : Nikolay SUVOROV (Николай СУВОРОВ), Arnold VAYSFELD (Арнольд ВАЙСФЕЛЬД)
Sound : Viktor ZORIN (Виктор ЗОРИН)
Production : Mosfilm
Spectators : 15,6 million spectators in the USSR
 
Site : IMDb

Plot synopsis
Based on the play of the same name by G. Mdivany. The year of 1941. Ilya Streltsov, a young lieutenant, graduated from a flying school, is appointed to a fighter unit guarding the sky of Moscow. Friendly collective accepts Ilya to their team. The new friends and Zoya, a young woman he loves witness his success. For courage displayed in combat flights Ilya is honored the title of the Hero of the Soviet Union.
Source : www.mosfilm.ru
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Moscow, St-Petersburg : two faces of Russia, Paris (France), 2010
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2005