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LanguageRussian
Chapaev
Чапаев

A film biopic of Vasiliy Ivanovich Chapaev, a people’s hero and a mythical figure in Russian history. The film follows Chapaev’s time in the Red Army; his camaraderie with his division; and his ability to lead with courage, integrity and honesty. Both deeply personal and action packed, the film provides many perspectives on war and conflict. Featuring stellar performances from Boris Babochkin and Leonid Kmit, it is an exciting exploration of brotherhood and sacrifice.

Awards and Festivals
Best Film
Award Laurel
1935
First Moscow International Film Festival
Award
Award Laurel
1935
Best Foreign Language Film
US National Board of Review
Grand Prix
Award Laurel
1937
Paris World Exhibition
Stalin Prize
Award Laurel
1941
Awarded to the Vasiliyev Brothers
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