Directed by Georgi and Sergei Vasilyev
A film based on
the actual experiences of the filmmakers, this is a
stirring account of a beloved hero of the Russian Revolution. Chapayev (played by
Boris Babochkin) is an illiterate Russian who was one of the Czar's soldiers; after the
Revolution, he formed his own forces and went on the Red Side, fighting the Whites.
Russian with English subtitles. 100 minutes.