The Youth of Maxim
Юность Максима
1934 Grigory Kozintsev,
Leonid Trauberg
Historical Story of young factory worker Maxim who becomes a professional revolutionary. Part 1 of
‘The Maxim Trilogy’. 1st Prize at the 1st Soviet IFF in Moscow (1935). Stalin Prize (I Class) in 1941.
Lady with the Little Dog
Дама с собачкой
1960 Iosif Kheifits Melodrama;
Literary adaptation
The film, an adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s famous short story, obtained fame in its own
right and was recognised at a number of international film events, including awards at the
1960 Cannes Film Festival and London Film Festival. Gurov and Anna Sergeyevna meet in
Yalta, a popular resort in the Crimea where they spend their vacation. They are both
unhappy in their marriages, and both of them have come to Yalta without their spouses. A
romance between them soon blooms into an affair.