Konrad VOLF
Конрад ВОЛЬФ
Konrad VOLF
USSR / GDR / Bulgaria / Yugoslavia, 1971, 166mn 
Colour, fiction
Goya, ili Tyazhkiy put poznaniya
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Гойя, или Тяжкий путь познания

 

 Goya, ili Tyazhkiy put poznaniya

 Goya ou le difficile chemin du savoir

Other titles : Goya - oder Der arge Weg der Erkenntnis
 
Directed by : Konrad VOLF (Конрад ВОЛЬФ)
Based on the novel of the same title by Lion Feuchtwanger.
 
Cast
Donatas BANIONIS (Донатас БАНИОНИС) ...Goya
Lyudmila CHURSINA (Людмила ЧУРСИНА)
Mikhail KOZAKOV (Михаил КОЗАКОВ)
Ariadna SHENGELAIA (Ариадна ШЕНГЕЛАЯ)
Igor VASILIEV (Игорь ВАСИЛЬЕВ)
 
Cinematography : Konstantin RYZHOV (Константин РЫЖОВ)
Production design : Valery YURKEVICH (Валерий ЮРКЕВИЧ)
Music : Faraj KARAYEV (Фарадж КАРАЕВ), Kara KARAYEV (Кара КАРАЕВ)
Other persons :
Cast :
Olivera KATARINA 'Vučo'
Tatyana LOLOVA
Fred DÜREN
Companies : Lenfilm, Bosna-film, DELFA
Release Date in Russia : 16/09/2011
 

Awards :
Special Prize Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 1971

Plot synopsis
The picture features the life story of the genius Spanish master of painting and drawing possessed of a complicated and controversial personality full of contrasts, who lived at the end of 18th — beginning of the19th century.
Becoming the court painter of Karl IV at the age of forty, Francisco Goya suddenly realizes that he has reached a questionable level, and... makes an altogether new start.
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- 'Il Cinema Ritrovato' Festival, Bologna (Italy), 2020
- Independant European Film Festival VOICES, Vologda (Russia), 2012
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 1971