An aging actress named Irina Arkidana pays summer visits to her brother Pjotr Nikolayevich Sorin and her son Konstantin on a country estate. On one occasion, she brings Trigorin, a successful novelist, with her. Nina, a free and innocent girl on a neighboring estate, falls in love with Boris Trigorin. As Trigorin lightly consumes and rejects Nina, so the actress all her life has consumed and rejected her son, who loves Nina. The victims are destroyed while the sophisticates continue on their way.
The young are always young, foolish and totally our of step.
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Why do you always wear black?
I'm in mourning for my life. I'm unhappy.
Version of Il gabbiano
Sonata No.25 in G, Op.79
Music by Ludwig van Beethoven
Arranged by Sonny Burke See more