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A film about People's Artist of the USSR Nikolai Konstantinovich Cherkasov (1903-1966). The film uses photo and audio materials from the personal archive of the Cherkasov family, notebooks with the texts of the roles of N.K. Cherkasov. PART 1 Summer cottage plot of the Cherkasov family in the village of Komarovo, Leningrad Region. Auditorium of the Leningrad Theater of Young Spectators. Children watching the play "Our Circus" (sinhr.); among the audience - People's Artist of the USSR Boris Petrovich Chirkov. During the intermission B.P. Chirkov talks about youth, about student youth, about joint work with N.K. Cherkasov in this theater (sinhr.). C / t plans: NK Cherkasov speaks at home about his joint work with FIShalyapin in the opera "The Power of the Enemy" at the Mariinsky Theater (sinhr.). Combined filming, c / t: - movie posters, fragments of silent feature films; - a fragment of the film "Glumov's Diary": film director Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein near the playbill of the play "Enough for every wise man," 1923; Kuleshov, 1924); - poster and fragment of the film "Chess Fever" (directed by V.I. Pudovkin, N. Shpikovsky, 1925). - photographs of Hollywood actors. PART 2 Building of the Leningrad State Institute of Theater, Music and Cinematography on Mokhovaya Street; Institute students leave the building, cross the street, enter the building of the Educational Theater. The building of the Lenfilm film studio. In the corridor of the studio there are photographs on the walls. Actress Yanina Boleslavovna Zheimo in the screening room of the film studio. Ya.B. Zheimo talks about the filming of the movie "Hot Days" (behind the scenes). Combined filming, c / t: - Pat (N.K. Cherkasov), Patashon (B.P. Chirkov) and Charlie Chaplin (P. Berezov) perform an eccentric dance, 1940 - a fragment of the film "Don Quixote" ( sync.) with the participation of N.K. Cherkasov (Don Quixote), B.A. Freundlich (Duke), L.V. Vertinskaya (Duchess), Yu.V. Tolubeeva (Sancho Panza), V.P. Maximova (Priest) - 1957, dir. G. Kozintsev. - fragments of the film "His Excellency" with the participation of N.K. Cherkasov in the role of a long clown - 1927, dir. G.L. Roshal. - fragments of the film "Hot Days" with the participation of N.K. Cherkasov (Kolka Loshak), Ya.B. Zheimo (Kika), T.K. Okunevskaya (Tonya Zhukova) - 1935, dir. A.G. Zarkhi, I.E. Heifitz. PART 3 G. Leningrad. Monument to Peter I ("The Bronze Horseman"). The building of the Leningrad Academic Drama Theater named after A.S. Pushkin; audience at the entrance. Playbill for the play "The Cause You Serve". Theater artist Alexander Fedorovich Borisov on stage speaks about joint work with N.K. Cherkasov (sinhr.). Moscow. Painting by N. Ge "Peter I interrogates Tsarevich Alexei in Peterhof". Visitors to the Tretyakov Gallery, standing at the picture, listen to the guide. Combined filming, c / t: - a fragment of the film "Children of Captain Grant" - NK Cherkasov in the role of Jacques Paganel sings the song "There lived a brave captain" (sinhr.) - dir. V.P. Vainshtok, 1936 - a fragment of the film "Peter the First" with the participation of N.K. Cherkasov (Tsarevich Alexei), I.P. Zarubin (Efrosinya), M.I. Zharov (Menshikov), N.K. Simonov (Peter) - in the theatrical "skits" N.K. Cherkasov depicts the "luminary of science" - 1940-50s - a fragment of the film "Ivan the Terrible" with the participation of N.K. Cherkasov (Ivan the Terrible), M.A. Kuznetsov (Fedor Basmanov) - dir. S.M. Eisenstein, 1944-45 - a fragment of the performance of the Leningrad Academic Drama Theater named after A.S. Pushkin "Boris Godunov" - N.K. Cherkasov in the role of Varlaam (sinhr.) - 1949 PART 4 Artist of the Leningrad Academic theater of drama named after A.S. Pushkin Yuri Vladimirovich Tolubeev in the dressing room talking about N.K. Cherkasov (sinhr.). Television tower on Aptekarsky Island. Spectators at the TV screen; among them - the author of the script for the film "Deputy of the Baltic" Leonid Nikolaevich Rakhmanov, director Iosif Efimovich Kheifits. L.N. Rakhmanov, I.E. Kheifits talk about N.K. Cherkasov (sinhr.). Combined shooting, c / t: - a fragment of the performance of the Leningrad Academic Drama Theater named after A.S. Pushkin "The Inspector General" - Yu.V. Tolubeev in the role of Gorodnichy, N.K. Cherkasov in the role of Osip (sync.) - 1952 - fragments of the film "Deputy of the Baltic" (sync.) with the participation of NK Cherkasov (professor Polezhaev), MP Domasheva (Polezhaev's wife) - dir. A.G. Zarkhi, I.E.Kheifits, 1936. PART 5 Film set for the movie "Snegurochka". Spotlights are burning. Actors Pavel Petrovich Kadochnikov in the make-up of Tsar Berendey and Sergei Nikolaevich Filippov in the make-up of Bermyats in the pavilion. The film crew disperses for a break. PPKadochnikov talks about working with NK Cherkasov in the film "Ivan the Terrible" (sinhr.). Combined filming, c / t: - artist N.K. Cherkasov speaks (sync.) From the podium - 1938-39 - artist N.K. Cherkasov speaks at a rally in the village of Kraskino (Khasansky district of Primorsky Territory) in honor of the laying of a monument to the heroes of Hassan; N.K. Cherkasov and writer Vsevolod Vitalievich Vishnevsky at the frontier post; NK Cherkasov shoots, looks at the target, the result of the shooting, talks with the families of the military; N.K. Cherkasov and his wife, actress Nina Nikolaevna Cherkasova (Weitbrecht) perform in a concert in front of the military (Primorsky Krai, August, 1939). - parade of German troops - 1934-40 - fragments of the film "Alexander Nevsky" (sinhr.) with the participation of N.K. Cherkasov in the role of Alexander. - dir. CM. Eisenstein, D. Vasiliev, 1938 - Moscow, summer-autumn, 1941: sandbags at the shop windows; balloons; anti-aircraft gunners near the guns; anti-tank hedgehogs in the city square; Kremlin. - fragments of the film (sync.) "Ivan the Terrible" with the participation of N.K. Cherkasov (Ivan the Terrible), P.P. Kadochnikov (Vladimir Staritsky), S.G. Birman (Efrosinya Staritskaya), M.I. Zharova (Malyuta Skuratov), M.A. Kuznetsova (Fedor Basmanov), A.L. Abrikosov (Metropolitan Philip). PART 6 Artist P.P. Kadochnikov talks about working with N.K. Cherkasov in the movie "Ivan the Terrible" (sinhr.). Students of the Leningrad Institute of Theater, Music and Cinematography in the audience watching the film "Ivan the Terrible" (sinhr.). The head of the directing department of the institute, director Georgy Aleksandrovich Tovstonogov speaks (sinhr.) To students about the skill of N.K. Cherkasov. Personal belongings of N.K. Cherkasov in his apartment. Combined filming, c / t: - fragments of the film (sync.) "Ivan the Terrible" with the participation of N.K. Cherkasov (Ivan the Terrible), M.I.Zharov (Malyuta Skuratov), A.L. Abrikosov (Metropolitan Philip ). PART 7 N.K. Cherkasov's apartment; his personal belongings. Combined filming, c / t: - film portrait of NK Cherkasov; - fragment of the film "Man with a gun" with the participation of NK Cherkasov as a "white" general (sinhr.) - dir. S.I.Yutkevich, 1938 - N.K. Cherkasov smokes in Khludov's make-up before the performance - 1958 / - a fragment of the performance of the Leningrad Academic Drama Theater named after A.S. Pushkin "Running" (sinhr.) With the participation of N.K. .Cherkasov in the role of Khludov - 1958 - a fragment of the performance of the Leningrad Academic Drama Theater named after A.S. Pushkin "They knew Mayakovsky" (sinhr.) With the participation of N.K. Cherkasov in the role of Mayakovsky - 1954 - N.K. Cherkasov speaks (sinhr.) At a rally on Palace Square (different plans) - 1949 / - N.K. Cherkasov leaves the plane in Warsaw, he is presented with flowers - Poland, 1950 - N.K. Cherkasov on a pleasure boat in Prague - Czechoslovakia, 1948 - N.K. Cherkasov and actress Elina Avraamovna Bystritskaya get out of the car at the entrance to the Metropolitan cinema - USA, Washington, 1959 / PART 8 Leningrad. Trolleybus number 12 stops, passengers get off. Among them is the son of N.K. Cherkasov - Andrei Nikolaevich Cherkasov. A.N. Cherkasov approaches house number 28 (Kronverkskaya street), enters the entrance. On the house there is a memorial plaque with the NDP: "OUTSTANDING WORKER OF SOVIET ART, PEOPLE'S ARTIST OF THE USSR NIKOLAI KONSTANTINOVICH CHERKASOV LIVED IN THIS HOUSE FROM 1944 TO 1966". N.N. and A.N. Cherkasovs in the room sort out photographs, N.N. Cherkasova speaks about the last role of N.K. Cherkasov (sinhr.). Leningrad region, Komarovo settlement. Dacha of the Cherkasov family; dog at the entrance to the house. In the room, N.N. Cherkasov listens to a tape recording of friends' conversations (sync.), Talks about the last years of N.K. Cherkasov's life (behind the scenes). Combined filming, c / t: - fragments of the film "Everything remains for people" (sync.) With the participation of N.K. Cherkasov in the role of academician Dronov, A.A. Popova (father Seraphim). S.S. Pilyavskoy (Natalia Dmitrievna) - dir. G.G. Natanson, 1963 - Deputy Secretary General of the Union of Writers of the USSR Nikolai Semyonovich Tikhonov presents the Lenin Prize to the artist N.K. Cherkasov; among those present - the Minister of Culture of the USSR Yekaterina Alekseevna Furtseva.
Director
A. Abramov
Color
B&W
Film ID
33397
Keywords
cinematography
, cities
Meterage
2085,4
Number of Parts
8
Operators
V. Karasev
Other Creators
Scriptwriter L. Markhasev, artist A. Black, composer B. Kluzner, sound engineer E. Nesterov
Release Date
1969
Sound
Has Sound

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