• Dersu Uzala (1975)

Dersu Uzala

Release Date: January 1st, 1975

G |2 hr 20 min

Plot Summary

"Dersu Uzala" is epic in form yet intimate in scope. Set in the forests of Eastern Siberia at the turn of the century, it is a portrait of the friendship that grows between an aging hunter and a Russian surveyor. A romantic hymn to nature and the human spirit, it boasts a performance by Maxim Munzuk as the wise and wizened old man of the Taiga.

Cast: Maxim Munzuk, Yuri Solomin, Vladimir Kremena, Suymenkul Chokmorov, Svetlana Danilchenko, Igor Sykhra

Director: Akira Kurosawa

Genres: Drama , Adventure

Production Co: Satra, Atelier 41

Distributors: New World Pictures

Keywords: Soldier, Transformation, Friendship, Intense, Heartwarming, Dark, Friend


Winner Foreign Language Film