Anna Karenina (1967 film)

Anna Karenina (Russian: Анна Каренина) is a 1967 Soviet drama film directed by Aleksandr Zarkhi, based on the 1877 novel of the same name by Leo Tolstoy. It was listed to compete at the 1968 Cannes Film Festival,[1] but the festival was cancelled due to the events of May 1968 in France.

Anna Karenina
Anna Karenina FilmPoster.jpeg
USA release DVD cover
Directed byAleksandr Zarkhi
Screenplay byVasili Katanyan
Aleksandr Zarkhi
Based onAnna Karenina
1878 novel
by Leo Tolstoy
StarringTatiana Samoilova
Nikolai Gritsenko
Vasily Lanovoy
Yury Yakovlev
CinematographyLeonid Kalashnikov
Edited byN. Petrikina
Music byRodion Shchedrin
Release date
  • 6 November 1967 (1967-11-06)
Running time
145 minutes
CountrySoviet Union

Plot summaryEdit



  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: Anna Karenina". Retrieved 3 April 2009.

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