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6 October 1988 (Soviet Union) See more »
Epic film about life of three generations in central Russia on the Volga river. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Directed by
Grigori Nikulin 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Mikhail Alekseyev  novels
Mikhail Alekseyev  screenplay
Grigori Nikulin  writer
Yuri Tyurin  writer

Original Music by
Viktor Lebedev 
Cinematography by
Sergey Astakhov 
Film Editing by
K. Palechek 
Svetlana Smolina 
Production Design by
Vladimir Bannykh 
Pavel Parkhomenko 
Set Decoration by
E. Ferroni 
V. Gorelova 
N. Lapochkina 
Yu. Rotin 
Costume Design by
Natalya Zamakhina 
Makeup Department
Tamara Freed .... key makeup artist
B. Solovyova .... key makeup artist
Production Management
Lev Razuvaev .... production manager
Valentin Shlik .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Viktor Mikhaylov .... first assistant director
Grigori G. Nikulin .... chief assistant director
Yuliya Sobolevskaya .... second assistant director
Art Department
O. Nikolaev .... set designer
Sound Department
Nikolai Astakhov .... sound
Special Effects by
M. Brovarnik .... special effects supervisor
A. Matveev .... pyrotechnician
A. Mezerin .... pyrotechnician
Aleksandr Baranov .... stunts
Oleg Botin .... stunts
Sergey Golovkin .... stunts
I. Krinsky .... stunts
Nikolay Pavlyuk .... stunt performer
N. Sysoev .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
V. Bianki .... camera operator
Igor Klebanov .... camera operator
A. Korneev .... assistant camera
A. Kuznetsov .... assistant camera
I. Onipko .... camera operator
V. Solovyev .... camera operator
Aleksandr Ustinov .... camera operator
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Lyuda Reshetnikova .... costumer
G. Subbotina .... costumer
Music Department
Oleg Kutsenko .... musical director
Transportation Department
A. Kholodkov .... driver
V. Yakovlev .... transportation coordinator
Other crew
S. Andreev .... production assistant
K. Baigildin .... production assistant
B. Cherdyntsev .... production assistant
G. Gusev .... consultant chef
V. Kargozerova .... production assistant
V. Ovchinnikov .... production assistant
E. Reshetnikova .... production coordinator
S. Sokolov .... production assistant
E. Surkov .... production assistant
V. Trushin .... consultant

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Russia:580 min
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Farmers from collective farms of central Russia were extras.See more »
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