Wedding in Malinovka

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Wedding in Malinovka
Wedding in Malinovka.jpg
Directed byAndrei Tutyshkin
Produced bySemyon Malkin
Written byLeonid Yukhvid
Music byBoris Aleksandrov
CinematographyVyacheslav Fastovich
Edited byMariya Pen
Production
company
Release date
  • 1967 (1967)
Running time
95 minutes
CountrySoviet Union
LanguageRussian

Wedding in Malinovka (Russian: Свадьба в Малиновке, Svadba v Malinovke) is a 1967 Soviet musical comedy film directed by Andrei Tutyshkin based on an operetta by Boris Aleksandrov adapted by Leonid Yukhvid.[1][2]

The film is about an Ukrainian village during the time of the Russian Civil War.[3] With power alternating almost daily between Soviet and Ukrainian nationalist forces, the villagers of Malinovka are never sure who is in charge, so they modify their behaviour and dress accordingly.[3]

Cast[edit]

Dance scenes were cast with the participation of the Moldovan dance troupe Joc.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derek Elley, World Filmography: 1967 Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1977, ISBN 9780498015656, 639 pp.
  2. ^ Tatiana Smorodinskaya, Encyclopaedia of Contemporary Russian Routledge, 2013, ISBN 9781136787867, 440 p.
  3. ^ a b Tense Ceasefire in the Hopeless Towns of 'Happiness' and 'Victory' in Ukraine, Newsweek (17 October 2015)
  4. ^ В поселке Малиновка был установлен памятник герою одноименного фильма Попандопуло

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