Viy (1909)

Russia, 1909
10m
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1

A Russian short horror film directed by Vasili Goncharov. It is believed to be the country’s first genre film.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Vasili Goncharov
Produced by: Aleksandr Khanzhonkov
Written by: Vasili Goncharov
Based on the Novella by: Nikolay Gogol
Director of Photography: Joseph-Louis Mundwiller

Cast
I. Langfeld
A. Platonov
V. Dalskaya