Dream of a Cossack

Dream of a Cossack (Russian: Кавалер Золотой Звезды, translit. Kavalier zolotoy zvezdy) is a 1951 Soviet drama film directed by Yuli Raizman based on the novel The Golden Star Chavalier by Semyon Babayevsky. It was entered into the 1951 Cannes Film Festival.[1]

Dream of a Cossack
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German film poster
Directed byYuli Raizman
Produced byMosfilm
Written bySemyon Babaevskiy
Boris Churskov
StarringSergei Bondarchuk
CinematographySergey Urusevsky
Release date
  • 6 August 1951 (1951-08-06)
Running time
118 minutes
CountrySoviet Union


Sergei Tutarinov, a veteran of the Great Patriotic War, returns to his native village to take an active part in its restoration. His initiatives are strongly supported by the local Secretary of the Communist Party. Tutarinov becomes chairman of the party and begins to rebuild the whole town after the defeat of the Germans.



  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: Dream of a Cossack". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 12 January 2009.

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