UKHOD VELIKOGO STARTSA (1912)

Film details

Alternative titles

  • DEPARTURE OF A GRAND OLD MAN Alternative
  • The LIFE OF L N TOLSTOI Alternative
  • ZHIZN' L N TOLSTOGO Alternative
  • The DEPARTURE OF A GREAT OLD MAN Alternative
  • PASSING OF A GREAT OLD MAN Alternative

Synopsis

Dramatised account of the last days of the writer Leo Tolstoy. Documentary footage, including some shot at Astapovo, was used in the film. As a result of a petition from Sof'ia Tolstaia and Vladimir Cherkov, the film was banned from distribution and shown abroad only.

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