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Korostelyov (as S. Bondarchuk)
Irina Skobtseva ...
Maryana (as T. Skobtseva)
Natalya Chechyotkina ...
Lidka (as Natasha Chechetkina)
Sergei Metelitsin ...
Vaska (as Seryozha Metelitsin)
Yuri Kozlov ...
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Alyona Dotsenko ...
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Lyubov Sokolova ...
Vaskina maty (as L. Sokolova)
Vasiliy Merkurev ...
dyadya Kostya (as V. Merkuryev)
Aleksandra Panova ...
tetya Pasha (as A. Panova)
Klarina Frolova-Vorontsova ...
Zhenkina tetka (as K. Frolova)
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Lukyanych (as N. Sergeyev)
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dyadya Petya (as V. Brovkin)
Valentin Bryleev ...
Prositel (as V. Bryleyev)
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A unique, equally memorable film from Mosfilm Studios, producers of "Ballad of a Soldier." See more »

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12 August 1960 (Soviet Union)  »

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Beautiful Film
8 May 2013 | by (Chile) – See all my reviews

My father told me he had seen this film in 1962 when he was about 9 years old, and I saw it yesterday and although it had some technical problems such as a poor audio quality and a very dirty, grainy film, I enjoyed the warmth and simplicity of the story, it was very human and honest, with a great cinematography and amazing performances.

At first I thought I was going to see a movie for kids, but the camera work, situations and performances quickly dragged me into the story which has a lot of depth both in content and emotionally. Some might say there's a bit of political themes in this film, but it's not really propagandist or moralist at all. I recommend this for anyone who loves films like "Kes" by Ken Loach or "Little Fugitive" by Morris Engel.


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