Isaac SHMARUK
Исаак ШМАРУК
Isaac CHMAROUK
Viktor IVCHENKO
Виктор ИВЧЕНКО
Viktor IVTCHENKO
USSR, 1953, 99mn 
Colour, fiction
Sudba Mariny
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Судьба Марины

 

 Sudba Mariny

 Le Destin de Marina

 
Directed by : Viktor IVCHENKO (Виктор ИВЧЕНКО), Isaac SHMARUK (Исаак ШМАРУК)
Writing credits : Lidia KOMPANYETS (Лидия КОМПАНИЕЦ)
 
Cast
Leonid BYKOV (Леонид БЫКОВ) ...Sachko
Nikolay GRITSENKO (Николай ГРИЦЕНКО) ...Terenti, agronome
Tatyana KONIUKHOVA (Татьяна КОНЮХОВА) ...Galia
Mikhail KUZNETSOV (Михаил КУЗНЕЦОВ) ...Taras Vassilievitch
Yekaterina LITVINENKO (Екатерина ЛИТВИНЕНКО) ...Marina Vlassenko
 
Cinematography : Vladimir VOYTENKO (Владимир ВОЙТЕНКО)
Production design : Georgi PROKOPETS (Георгий ПРОКОПЕЦ)
Companies : Studio Dovzhenko
Spectators : 37,9 million spectators in the USSR
 
Site : IMDb

Plot synopsis
Terenti leaves the kolhoze and goes to Kiev to study agronomy. Marina, his wife, works a lot and looks forward to the return of her husband. Back home Terenti blames his wife for her lack of education, files for a divorce and goes back to town. Marina, left alone with her daughter, devotes herself entirely to her work and her studies. She soon received the title of Hero of Socialist Labor. Terenti then tries, but without success, to get closer to her ...
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Festival de Cannes, Cannes (France), 1954