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Lenfilʹm

Overview
Works: 722 works in 1,355 publications in 8 languages and 10,252 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Epic films  History  Documentary films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Melodrama 
Roles: Producer, Performer, Editor, isb
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Orlando by Sally Potter( Visual )

33 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,397 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."--Container
Italʹi︠a︡net︠s︡ = The Italian( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Russian and Spanish and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A six-year-old boy living in an orphanage in a small Russian village has been adopted by a wealthy Italian couple, but the boy escapes, determined to find his natural mother at any cost. Inspired by true events
Taxi blues by Pavel Lungin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in Russian and French and held by 462 WorldCat member 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
Trudno bytʹ bogom = Hard to be a god by Alekseĭ German( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in Russian and English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When legendary Russian auteur Aleksei German died in 2013, he left behind this extraordinary final film, a phantasmagoric adaptation of the revered sci-fi novel by the Strugatsky brothers (authors of the source novel for Tarkovsky'sStalker). Hard to be a God began percolating in German's consciousness in themid-1960s, and would actively consume him for the last 15 years of his life. Hebrought the film close enough to completion for his wife and son to apply thefinishing touches immediately after his passing. Taking place on the planetArkanar, which is in the midst of its own Middle Ages, the film focuses on DonRumata (Leonid Yarmolnik), one of a group of Earth scientists who have beensent to Arkanar with the proviso that they must not interfere in the planet's politicalor historical development. Treated by the planet's natives as a kind of divinity, Don Rumata is both godlike and impotent in the face of its chaos and brutality
Korolʹ Lir = King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

24 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in Russian and English and held by 388 WorldCat member 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 / Hamlet / a Lenfilm production ; screenplay and direction, Grigory Kozintsev ; general producer, M. Shostak by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in Russian and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death
King Lear( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Russian and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Russian adaptation of King Lear, based on Boris Pasternak''s translation, is considered one of the greatest of all filmed versions of Shakespeare. It was the final film of the renowned Soviet director Grigori Kozintsev. The masterful black-and-white cinematography and the memorable score by Dmitri Shostakovich make the film all the more powerful
Dama s sobachkoĭ by Iosif Kheĭfit︠s︡( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Russian and held by 216 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
Moloch by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in German and Russian and held by 209 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
Lichnoe delo Anny Akhmatovoĭ = Anna Akhmatova's file by Semen Davidovich Aranovich( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in Russian and held by 185 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
Chapaev = Chapayev( Visual )

11 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in Russian and Chinese and held by 163 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 people and a brave soldier. After the revolution, he forms his own force to fight the White Russians. A stirring account of a beloved hero of the Russian Revolution and Stalin's favorite propaganda film
Sobachʹe serdt︠s︡e( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in Russian and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1920's after the Soviet Revolution, a scientist and his assistant 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
Goya by Konrad Wolf( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in German and held by 98 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 )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in Russian and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vsled za soslannymi dekabristami ikh zheny otpravilisʹ v Sibirʹ, ostaviv navsegda deteĭ i rodnykh i otkazavshisʹ ot svetskoĭ zhizni
I︠A︡ sluzhil v okhrane Stalina, ili, Opyt dokumentalʹnoĭ mifologii = I served in Stalin's guard, or, An experiment in documentary mythology( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in Russian and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stalin's last personal guard is interviewed; includes film of Stalin
Korolʹ Lir = King Lear by Grigoriĭ Kozint︠s︡ev( Visual )

17 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in Russian and English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's story of an elderly king who divides his kingdom among his three daughters
Katerina Izmaĭlova by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in Russian and held by 87 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
Chapayev by Georgiĭ Vasilʹev( Visual )

13 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in Russian and English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the revolution, an illiterate Russian who served in the Czar's army forms his own force to fight the White Russians. A stirring account of a beloved hero of the Russian Revolution and Stalin's favorite propaganda film
Evgeniĭ Onegin by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Russian and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mme. Larina, the mother of Tatiana and Olga, is visited at her country estate by Lenski, a neighbouring proprietor, who is engaged to Olga. He brings with him his friend Eugene Onegin. Tatiana, sees in Eugene the hero of her girlish dreams and falls in love with him. In a letter to Eugene she confesses her love, and appoints a meeting. Eugene keeps the appointment, but returns the girl's letter and advises her to restrain her feelings. For Tatiana's birthday a dance is given in her honour. Eugene is present, and aggravates his friend Lenski by the attention he gives to Olga. Maddened jealousy leads to a duel, and Onegin shoots Lenski. Many years later, Eugene Onegin finds Tatiana in St. Petersburg, but she is now the wife of Prince Gremin. He now falls deeply in love with her and pleads for her to leave with him. Tatiana admits her love for him, but declines. Eugene Onegin decides to ends his existence
I︠A︡ sluzhil v okhrane Stalina, ili, Opyt dokumentalʹnoĭ mifologii( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in Russian and held by 81 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
 
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controlled identityT︠S︡entralʹnai︠a︡ obʺedinennai︠a︡ kino-studii︠a︡ khudozhestvennykh filʹmov

Kinostudii︠a︡ "Lenfilʹm"

Kinostudija Lenfilʹm

Lenfilʹm

Lenfilm kino studija

Lenfilm Studio

Lenfilm Studio (Firm)

Lenfilm Studios

Leningradskai︠a︡ kinostudii︠a︡ khudozhestvennykh filʹmov

Ordena Lenina Kinostudii︠a︡ "Lenfilʹm"

Киностудия "Ленфильм"

Ленфильм

Ленфільм

Լենֆիլմ

לנפילם

لين فيلم

レンフィルム

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Languages
Russian (166)

English (39)

German (9)

Chinese (2)

Italian (2)

French (1)

Spanish (1)

Dutch (1)