The Ascent

Voskhozhdeniye (Soviet Union)

Synopsis:

Two Soviet partisans depart their starving band on a short march to a nearby farm to get supplies. The Germans have reached the farm first, so the pair must go on a journey deep into occupied territory, a voyage that will also take them deep into their souls.

Awards & Festivals: Golden Bear, FIPRESCI Award, OCIC Award, Intefilm Award, Special Mention - Berlin 1977

Directed by:
Larisa Shepitko
Cast:
Boris Plotnikov, Vladimir Gostyukhin, Sergei Yakovlev, Lyudmila Polyakova, Viktoriya Goldentul
Duration:
12h:00m
Year:
1977
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