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A Russian Youth (2019)

Malchik russkiy (original title)
The First World war was a tragedy that launched a series of severe tests for the Russian people: revolution, civil war, famine, political repression, the Second World war. And all this fell... See full summary »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Mikhail Buturlov Mikhail Buturlov ... Nazarka
Filipp Dyachkov ... Propagandist
Sergey Goncharenko Sergey Goncharenko ... Officer
Vladimir Korolev Vladimir Korolev ... Alexey
Artem Leshik Artem Leshik ... Makar Petrovich
Danil Tyabin Danil Tyabin ... Corpsman
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The First World war was a tragedy that launched a series of severe tests for the Russian people: revolution, civil war, famine, political repression, the Second World war. And all this fell on one generation of people. What courage and patience did those people must have had in order to survive all the upheavals of the XXth century? What was their character like? What they must've been thinking and feeling? These questions are asked by the authors of the film "A Russian Youth". The film tells the story of a simple village boy who goes to the front of the First World war with a naive youthful dream of fame and medals. In the first battle he loses his sight. He is left to serve as a listener - he must listen carefully through huge metal funnels and raise an alarm in case of enemy airplanes' approach. Back then the basis of the Russian Empire army was wormed of peasants and working class - people with a characteristic appearance, who lived lives of hard physical labor. Many ...

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Genres:

Drama | War

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Country:

Russia

Language:

Russian

Release Date:

10 February 2019 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

A Russian Youth See more »

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Budget:

EUR621,822 (estimated)
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