Most widely held works about Lenfilʹm
Most widely held works by Lenfilʹm
Orlando ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and Russian and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
Orlando, an English nobleman, defies the laws of nature with surprising results. Immortal and highly imaginative, he undergoes a series of extraordinary transformations that humorously, hauntingly illustrate the eternal war between the sexes.
Итальянец The Italian ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Russian and held by 560 libraries worldwide
After discovering his mother is still alive, a six-year-old Russian boy runs away from his orphanage and sets out on a perilous journey to find her. Pursued by orphanage staff and the police, Vanya Solntsev must now face the most difficult challenges of his young life in this story inspired by true events.
Король Лир King Lear ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in Russian and held by 360 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play in which tragedy occurs when an old king prematurely divides his kingdom among his daughters in the vain hope that they will care for him in his old age.
Gamlet ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in Russian and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death.
Taxi blues ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Russian and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Ivan is a thick, dour, hard-working brute. He misses Communism. He drives a taxi and one night meets Alexi. Alexi is a musician, an alcoholic, not to mention, irresponsible. Alexi stiffs Ivan for the fare and Ivan decides to track him down and a love-hate relationship ensues. When Alexi lets the bath water run over in Ivan's flat and Ivan must pay 500 rubles for repairs, he tries to force Alexi into day labor to repay him. Suddenly, Alexi is discovered and he goes on a jazz tour of America. He becomes a celebrity and return to Russia a triumph. Ivan longs to renew the friendship, and it looks as if he may get what he wants.
Moloch ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 194 libraries worldwide
In an ominous fortress perched high above the clouds, everything seems in order for a reposing 24 hours. It is the spring of 1942 in Germany and Eva Braun is the only voice that dares contradict the Fuhrer. Eva is caught up in the complexities of a man incapable of human intimacy, making her as volcanic as her beloved Hitler.
Dama s sobachkoĭ ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in Russian and held by 168 libraries worldwide
A forgotten masterpiece of the Soviet cinema. A bittersweet portrait of a doomed love affair between Dmitri, a bank official, and Anna, a well-to-do young woman. Because each is married to someone else, they can see each other only once a year.
The Overcoat ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in Russian and English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Production of the Gogol story of a clerk whose new overcoat changes his destiny.
I︠A︡ sluzhil v okhrane Stalina, ili, Opyt dokumentalʹnoĭ mifologii I served in Stalin's guard, or, An experiment in documentary mythology ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in Russian and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Stalin's last personal guard is interviewed; includes film of Stalin.
Личное дело Анны Ахматовой Anna Akhmatova's file ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in Russian and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Looks at the life of the Soviet-era Russian poet Anna Akhmatova. Shows how, although her works were banned and weren't published for seventeen years, her poem Requiem became the underground anthem for the millions who suffered under Stalin.
Sleeping beauty ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 113 libraries worldwide
The Kirov Ballet performs Tchaikovsky's ballet.
Matʹ i syn ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Russian and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Set against one stunning landscape after another, this is the tale of a son, his dying mother, and the enormous loss that impends as their ultimate separation approaches.
Chapayev ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in Russian and English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Story of a beloved hero of the Russian Revolution. An illiterate member of the Czar's army, he formed his own unit after the Revolution and fought on the Red side against the Whites.
Goya ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 97 libraries worldwide
" As a painter in the court of King Carlos IV, Goya has attained wealth and reputation, and has fallen in love with a beautiful duchess. But he also finds himself becoming more and more remote from the daily life and suffering of the Spanish people, and is increasingly drawn to portraying their desires and nightmares in his paintings." -- Container.
I︠A︡ sluzhil s apparate Stalina, ili, Pesni oligarkhov How I worked for Stalin, or, Songs of the oligarchs ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in Russian and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Combines the testimony of eyewitnesses with rare archival photographs and film in an examination of the strong men who ran the Soviet state for Stalin. From Zhdanov, Andreyev, Krushchev, Malenkov and Suslov to Molotov, the documentary follows the bloody trail to Stalin's successor.
Zvezda plenitelʹnogo schastʹi︠a︡ The captivating star of happiness = Etoile de ma bonne fortune ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Russian and held by 93 libraries worldwide
The years 1825-1828 witness the Decembrist Revolt and its aftermath including the dogged determination which compels a group of women to follow their husbands and lovers to exile in Siberia.
Prince Igor ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in Russian and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Filmed against the picturesque vistas of the Russian steppes where the opera is set, the story tells of the 12th century Russian prince who courageously fought the invading hoardes from the East.
Peter the First. Parts I and II ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in Russian and held by 86 libraries worldwide
The story of the rise to power of the famous autocrat.
Я служил в охране Сталина, или, Опыт документальной мифологии I served in Stalin's guard, an experiment in documentary mythology ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Russian and held by 80 libraries worldwide
This controversial documentary created a storm in Russia by taking off the cloak from a violent, repressive era in Soviet history. The filmmaker found the last surviving personal bodyguard of Josef Stalin, who began working for him in the 1930s. Weaves together unprecendented, first-hand testimony with rare footage, including Stalin's home movies.
Bakenbardí Sidewhiskers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in Russian and held by 79 libraries worldwide
The Pushkin Club is a group of reactionaries who affect 19th century dress and want to remove from Russia "the scum of Western influence." In this original, biting satire a warning about the rise of militarism and fascism in Russia is sounded.
Action and adventure films Ballets Braun, Eva Britons--Kings and rulers Chapaev, Vasiliĭ Ivanovich,--1887-1919 Comedy films Denmark Drama England Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Foreign films Friendship Hamlet (Legendary character) Historical films Historical films History Hitler, Adolf,--1889-1945 Intimacy (Psychology) Lear, King (Legendary character) Love-hate relationships Man-woman relationships Melodrama Mothers and sons Motion pictures Motion pictures, Russian Musicians Nobility Operas Orphanages Orphans Political science Princes Runaway children Russia Russia (Federation) Russia (Federation)--Moscow Sex role Shakespeare, William,--1564-1616 Soviet Union Stalin, Joseph,--1879-1953 Taxicab drivers Transsexuals Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
Lenfilm Studio (Firm)
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Ordena Lenina Kinostudii︠a︡ "Lenfilʹm"
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