V nachale slavnykh del (At the Beginning of Glorious Days)

TitleV nachale slavnykh del (At the Beginning of Glorious Days)
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1980
AuthorsGerasimov, Sergey
Running Time134 min
Date Released1980
Publication Languagerus

An in-depth look at Peter the Great's diplomacy and military excursion with the Ottoman Empire in the late 17th century. Peter launches war over declining trade and quells the Streltsy rebellion at home. 


Dmitriĭ Zolotukhin

Tamara Makarova

Natalʹi︠a︡ Bondarchuk

Nikolaĭ Eremenko

Mikhail Nozhkin


Directed by Sergey Gerasimov

Screenplay by Sergey Gerasimov and Yuri Kavtaradze

Music by Vladimir Martynov

Cinematography by Sergey Filippov and Horst Hardt



Alternate TitleAt the Beginning of Glorious Days
Original PublicationV nachale slavnykh del (В начале славных дел)
Full Text

second of two-part film on the life of Peter the Great

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