Aleksandr IVANOV
Александр ИВАНОВ
Aleksandr IVANOV
USSR, 1967, 78mn 
Colour, fiction
Pervorossiyane
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Первороссияне

 

 Russian Pioneers

 Pionniers Russes

 
Directed by : Aleksandr IVANOV (Александр ИВАНОВ)
Writing credits : Olga BERGHOLTZ (Ольга БЕРГГОЛЬЦ)
Based on the poem of the same title by Olga Bergholtz
 
Cast
Vladimir CHESTNOKOV (Владимир ЧЕСТНОКОВ)
Larisa DANILINA (Лариса ДАНИЛИНА)
Inna KONDRATYEVA (Инна КОНДРАТЬЕВА)
Gennadi NILOV (Геннадий НИЛОВ)
Julian PANICH (Юлиан ПАНИЧ)
Vladimir ZAMANSKY (Владимир ЗАМАНСКИЙ)
 
Cinematography : Yevgeni SHAPIRO (Евгений ШАПИРО)
Production design : Mikhail SHCHEGLOV (Михаил ЩЕГЛОВ)
Music : Nikolay KARETNIKOV (Николай КАРЕТНИКОВ)
Sound : Tigran SILAEV (Тигран СИЛАЕВ)
Companies : Lenfilm
 

Plot synopsis
1918. Workers from Petrograd come to Altai region to establish the first agricultural commune. In spite of the hostility of the local White Army cossacks the workers build houses, cultivate land. The poor peasants are turning towards the commune. However, White Army cossacks take vengeance on the members of the commune.
 

commentaries
Такое кино. (В контексте кинопроцесса), Yevgeni MARGOLIT, kinozapiski.ru, 2009
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- St-Petersburg International Film Festival, St Petersburg (Russia), 2012
- Festival of Archive Films, Belye Stolby (Russia), 2009
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2009