"Destiny of a Man"
Directed by Sergei Bondarchuk
Russian filmmaker Sergei Bondarchuk stars in this
screen adaptation of Nobel Prize winner Mikhail Sholokhov's novel. After
losing his family and surviving a concentration camp during WWII, Andrei
Sokolov marches with the Soviet Army towards Berlin in search of a new life.
This eye-opening hymn to the human spirit was an enormous success and won
Grand Prize at the 1959 Moscow International Film Festival and the Special
Diploma at the 1959 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.