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Sandu Follows the Sun (1962)

Chelovek idyot za solntsem (original title)
A story about a boy walking across the town following sun.


Mikhail Kalik


Valeriu Gajiu (as Valeri Gazhiu), Mikhail Kalik


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Credited cast:
Nika Krimnus Nika Krimnus ... Sandu
Tatyana Bestayeva ... Elya
Nikolay Volkov ... Lottery tickets seller
Georgiy Georgiu ... Koka
Mikhail Grecu Mikhail Grecu
Evgeniy Evstigneev ... Nikolai Chernykh - motorcycle racer
Valentin Zubkov ... Military musician
Lev Kruglyy ... Levka (as L. Kruglyj)
Valentina Telegina
Anatoliy Papanov ... Park manager
Larisa Luzhina ... Lenutsa
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
S. Andreyev S. Andreyev ... Vasya
Grigori Belov ... (as G. Belov)
V. Bogatyj V. Bogatyj
Vladimir Chetverikov Vladimir Chetverikov


A story about a boy walking across the town following sun.

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Soviet Union | Moldova



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8 November 1962 (Hungary) See more »

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Sandu Follows the Sun See more »

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Beautiful experience
8 February 2004 | by jbaleskoganSee all my reviews

Very romantic and totally apolitical movie in the classical new wave style with a local twist. It is a series of visual and emotional experiences of a boy walking the streets. A must see - if you can get it.

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