Pikovaya dama (1910)

Russia,
15m
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1
silent

A Russian short fantasy film directed by Pyotr Chardynin.

Plot Summary

Germann wastches his friends play the card game faro. He usually abstains from gambling but learns of an elderly countess who supposedly has in infallible system for winning and he determines to leran it for himself.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Pyotr Chardynin
Khanzhonkov
Produced by: Aleksandr Khanzhonkov
Written by: Pyotr Chardynin
Based on the Short Story by: Alexander Pushkin
Director of Photography: Louis Forestier
Production Designer: V. Fester

Cast
P. Biryukov [real name: Pavel Biryukov] (Germann)
Aleksandra Goncharova (Liza)
A. Pozharskaya [real name: Antonina Pozharskaya] (countess)
Andrej Gromov [real name: Andrey Gromov] (Tomskiy)

Alternative Titles

Dama pikowa – Poland
– English language title
La reina de picas – Spain
Пиковая дама – Russia