WorldCat Identities


Works: 505 works in 1,084 publications in 7 languages and 9,270 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Filmed plays  Televised plays  Historical television programs  Television plays  History  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, Performer
Classifications: PR2807.A2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Lenfilʹm
Orlando by Virginia Woolf( Visual )

22 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 1,289 WorldCat member 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
Italʹi︠a︡net︠s︡ The Italian by Ke la fu ku ke( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Russian and French and held by 612 WorldCat member 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
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

35 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in Russian and English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's story of an elderly king who divides his kingdom among his three daughters
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

18 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in Russian and English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A genuinely cinematic screen adaptation produced for the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare. The play is brimming over with superb marginal visual detail, this has an exciting epic sweep. Smoktunovsky plays the melancholy Dane as a man of positive action in a drama that unfolds between shot of lowering rocks and turbulent seas
Taxi blues by Pavel Lungin( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in Russian and French and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard-working, patriotic taxi driver starts to go over the edge when he meets up with a flaky, westernized, Jewish jazz musician who represents everything the taxi driver despises ... and secretly desires
Moloch by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in German and Russian and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adolf Hitler, Eva Braun and a few of their friends spend a weekend at Berchtesgaden. Part of a tetralogy by Sokurov that includes Telet︠s︡ and Solnt︠s︡e
Dama s sobachkoĭ by Iosif Kheĭfit︠s︡( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Russian and held by 250 WorldCat member 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
Chapaev Chapayev by Sergeĭ Vasilʹev( Visual )

19 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in Russian and English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vassiliy Ivanovich Chapayev, an illiterate Red Army hero during the Russian Civil War, is portrayed as a noble protector of the common p eople and a brave soldier
Trudno bytʹ bogom = Hard to be a god by Alekseĭ German( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Russian and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Rumata is one of a group of Earth scientists who have been sent to the planet Arkanar with the proviso that they must not interfere in the planet's political or historical development. Treated by the planet's natives as a kind of divinity, Don is both godlike and impotent in the face of its chaos and brutality
Lichnoe delo Anny Akhmatovoĭ Anna Akhmatova's file by Anna Andreevna Akhmatova( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in Russian and held by 205 WorldCat member 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
I︠A︡ sluzhil v okhrane Stalina, ili, Opyt dokumentalʹnoĭ mifologii( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in Russian and held by 197 WorldCat member 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 Alekseĭ Trofimovich Rybin, 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
Sobachʹe serdt︠s︡e by Vladimir Bortko( Visual )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in Russian and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1920's after the Soviet Revolution, a scientist and his assitant perform an operation to change a stray dog into a human. This new being has the sophistication of a dog, in a world of human situations. He develops into a cruel, lying, stealing, dangerous man, and the scientists perform a reverse operation, to change this being back into a dog
Mastera russkogo baleta Stars of Russian ballet( Visual )

11 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-of-a kind sequence in which two of the world's greatest ballerinas dance together in a memorable performance of B.V. Asafiev's ballet, The Fountain Of Bakhchisarai and more
Goya( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 105 WorldCat member 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
Zvezda plenitelʹnogo schastʹi︠a︡ The captivating star of happiness = Etoile de ma bonne fortune( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in Russian and held by 100 WorldCat member 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
The sleeping beauty by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinematic version of Petipa's ballet. Act III, Aurora's wedding, is condensed; the divertissements include only the White cat and Puss-in-boots duet, and the adagio of the Bluebird pas de deux
Don Quixote based on the novel by Miguel de Cervantes by Grigoriĭ Mikhaĭlovich Kozint︠s︡ev( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in Russian and English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the deluded Spanish scholar who thinks he is or should be a knight-errant out to set right the world's evils. His battles for justice and morality are largely not understood and are ridiculed
The Overcoat by Alekseĭ Vladimirovich Batalov( Visual )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in Russian and English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Production of the Gogol story of a clerk whose new overcoat changes his destiny
Katerina Izmaĭlova by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in Russian and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brutal story, yet including some lyrical and even satirical moments, this opera was once banned in the former U.S.S.R. Katerina, unhappily married to a merchant (Zinovij), takes one of his workmen (Sergey) as her lover. She poisons her obnoxious father-in-law (Boris), and with Sergey's help, kills Zinovij. The crime is discovered and the two are sent to Siberia. When Sergey deserts her for one of the other women convicts (Sonetka), Katerina plunges both Sonetka and herself into the river
My edem v Ameriku We are going to America( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Russian and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of one family's journey out of the shtetl and into a world of the unknown. Seen through the eyes of 11-year-old Motl, he creates a sense of wonder and chaotic adventure as his family makes their way toward America
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Italʹi︠a︡net︠s︡ The Italian
Alternative Names

controlled identityT︠S︡entralʹnai︠a︡ obʺedinennai︠a︡ kino-studii︠a︡ khudozhestvennykh filʹmov

Kinostudii︠a︡ "Lenfilʹm"

Kinostudija Lenfilʹm


Lenfilm compagnia di priduzione cinematografica russa

Lenfilm production unit of the Russian film industry

Lenfilm Studio

Lenfilm Studio (Firm)

Lenfilm Studios

Leningradskai︠a︡ kinostudii︠a︡ khudozhestvennykh filʹmov

Ordena Lenina Kinostudii︠a︡ "Lenfilʹm"





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Italʹi︠a︡net︠s︡ The ItalianTaxi blues