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Zamok (1994)

The story of Kafka's Castle.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nikolay Stotskiy ...
Land Surveyor
Svetlana Pismichenko ...
Frida
Anvar Libabov ...
Helper
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Helper
Igor Shibanov ...
Brunswick
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Teacher
Vladislav Demchenko ...
Varnava
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Village Senior
Svetlana Svirko ...
Olga
Olga Antonova ...
Tavern Owner
Viktor Mikhaylov ...
Tavern Owner
Yury Eller ...
Gersteker
Vladimir Kuznetsov ...
Hans (as Volodya Kuznetsov)
Konstantin Demidov ...
Schwarzer
Richard Bogutskii ...
Hotel Owner (as Konstantin Bogutsky)
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The story of Kafka's Castle.

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The Castle  »

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Beautifully made interpretation
8 April 1999 | by See all my reviews

It seems to be rather exact in details interpretation of Kafka, with director's version of the final of the unfinished novel. Beautifully made piece of art. Music is very relevant and overall impression is very vivid irritation by the irregularities of environment and gentleness of the land surveyor. It seems that at the end he is absorbed by the system... but someone else still sees him.


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