Battalion

  • 120 min.
  • 2015
  • Universal Pictures

Golden Eagle Award
Golden Eagle Award
Rapid Lion Award
Rapid Lion Award

About film

General information

  • Year
    2014
  • Country
    Russia
  • Genre
    drama
  • Film rating
    12+
  • Box office in Russia
    $8 903 013
  • Tagline
    «The first. Female. Immortal»
  • Синопсис
    This film praises the bravery of female soldiers from the Russian Female Battalion formed in Saint-Petersburg in 1917 following an order from the Provisional Government. Such battalions served two main goals: raise morale in the army and chastise male soldiers reluctant to fight in the war.

Team

  • Director
    Dmitriy Meskhiev
  • Script
    Ilya Avramenko, Igor Ugolnikov, Evgeny Aizikovich
  • Cameraman
    Ilya Averbakh
  • Producers
    Fedor Bondarchuk, Dmitriy Rudovskiy, Alexander Chistyakov, Pavel Smirnov
  • Composer
    Yuri Poteenko
  • Art director
    Constantine Pakhotin, Sergei Struchev
  • Editor
    Alexey Maklakov, Maria Sergeenkova, Dmitriy Slobtsov

Actors

  • Maria Aronova
    Maria Aronova ...Maria Bochkareva
  • Marat Basharov
    Marat Basharov ...Alexander Kerenskyi
  • Maria Kozhevnikova
    Maria Kozhevnikova ...Tatischeva
  • Irina Rakhmanova
    Irina Rakhmanova ...Froska
  • Valerya Shkirando
    Valerya Shkirando ...Vera Nekludova

Movie facts

  • There is an expanded TV version of the film entitled "Women's Battalion" (4 series), where the second producer was the producer of the film - Igor Ugolnikov.

  • Мария Кожевникова снималось в фильме во время беременности, поэтому было решено изменить сюжетную линию ее персонажа - графини Татищевой.

Promo materials

  • Poster (eng) Poster (eng)
  • Teaser poster (rus) Teaser poster (rus)
  • Poster (rus) Poster (rus)
  • Stills Stills

Partners

Министерство культуры РФ
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