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A Ballad of Love (1966)

O lyubvi (original title)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Viktoriya Fyodorova Viktoriya Fyodorova ... Galya
Sergey Dreyden ... Mitya (as Dreyden)
Eleonora Shashkova ... Vera
Vladimir Tikhonov ... Petya (as Tikhonov)
Oleg Yankovskiy ... Andrei
Valentin Gaft ... Nikolai
Stanislav Churkin Stanislav Churkin ... Little engineer
Nina Mamaeva ... Polina Ivanovna
Elena Solovey ... Rita
Eleonora Aleksandrova ... Nina (as E. Aleksandrova)
Bibi Andersson ... Woman at the aerodrome
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Zinaida Dorogova ... (as Z. Dorogova)
E. Grekalova E. Grekalova
Nikolay Ivanov
Gelena Ivlieva ... (as G. Ivleva)
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Country:

Soviet Union

Language:

Russian

Release Date:

20 February 1970 (Soviet Union) See more »

Also Known As:

A Ballad of Love See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Galea's choice
29 April 2012 | by VincentiuSee all my reviews

a woman. a palace. need of the other. confusion of feelings. and a choice. different lines as parts of a carpet. Russian flavor and impressive actress. slices of melancholy, expectations, illusions, autumn filigrees, air of sacrifice, abdications and hope. walls, angels, meetings, seeds of details. a film, like many others, about roots, life lessons and happiness as cactus flower. crumbs of worlds in huge bread of images, desires, accidents. result - an interesting film for its final taste - mixture between honey and ash. and Viktoria Feodorovna, as Georgian young woman portrait - axis for men, part of her refuge - work,anonymous silhouette in a museum, artist for angels bodies, flavor of past and its respiration. smoke of war and a sea without limits. a trip in secret parts of soul. and the choice. as first light in misty morning.


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