A Slave of Love

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by Nikita Mikhalkov1h341975U.S.S.R.
A Slave of Love

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Olga Voznesenskaya is a silent screen star whose pictures are so popular that underground revolutionaries risk capture to see them. She's in southern Russia filming a tear-jerker as the Bolsheviks get closer to Moscow. Although married, she spends time every day with Victor Pototsky, the film's cameraman. Gradually, it comes to light that Victor uses his job as a cover for filming White atrocities and Red heroism: he's a Bolshevik. He asks her for help, and she discovers meaning in her otherwise flighty and self-centered life. Love blooms. Will the Red forces arrive in time to save them from a suspicious White military leader? Will she find courage?

Cast and crew
  • Credits

    • Distributor : Mosfilm
    • Production Compagny : Mosfilm
    • Director : Nikita Mikhalkov
    • Set Decoration : Alexandre Samulekine, Aleksandr Adabachian
    • Dialogs : Friedrich Gorenstein, Andreï Kontchalovski
    • Scenario : Friedrich Gorenstein, Andreï Kontchalovski
    • Photo Director : Pavel Lebechev
    • Sound Recorder : Valentin Bobrovsky
    • Original Music : Edouard Artemiev
  • Technical details

    • Printed format : 35 mm
    • Year of production : 1975
    • French release date : 19 août 1977
    • Category : Feature film
    • Color : Black and White
    • Language : Russian

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