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My Apprenticeship (1939)

09/12/1939 (US) 1h 40m
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Second entry in Russian director Mark Donskoy's "Maxim Gorki" trilogy. Picking up where 1938's My Childhood left off, the story covers the years in Gorki's life when the future writer (Alexei Lyarsky) was on his own, looking for a purpose and place in life.

  1. Mark Donskoy

    Director, Writer

  2. Ilya Gruzdev


Top Billed Cast

  1. Aleksei Lyarsky

    Aleksei Lyarsky

    Aleksei Peshkov (later, Maxim Gorky)

  2. Irina Zarubina

    Irina Zarubina

    Natalya, the washer-woman

  3. Varvara Massalitinova

    Akulina Ivanovna Kashirina

  4. Ye. Lilina

    Matriona Ivanovna

  5. Ivan Kudryavtsev

    Ivan Kudryavtsev

    Sergeyev, the son-in-law

  6. N. Berezovskaya

    Ivanovna-Sergeyeva, daughter

  7. Ye. Seleznyov

    Viktor Ivanov, son

  8. Darya Zerkalova

    The Rich Woman With Books (segment "like Queen Margo")

  9. Aleksandr Timontayev

    Aleksandr Timontayev

    Smury, the cook

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My Apprenticeship
My Apprenticeship

Original Title В людях

Status Released

Original Language Russian

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