Film director Nikita Mikhalkov, who arrived in Yaroslavl on kinopoezda “RSIC-95″, explained why the screens did not come out the TV version of his paintings ” The Barber of Siberia “. ITAR-TASS.
Mikhalkov in response to a question from a student Yaroslavl Theatre Institute explained that the crew’s on his way from Paris to Rome lost negatives mounted version of the film for television. When this happened, the director did not elaborate. He added that the search for the negative was busy and Interpol, “but the film just disappeared”.
Movie ” The Barber of Siberia “was released in 1998. His TV version was announced in the 2000s. Starring in the movie was played by Oleg Menshikov, Julia Ormond, Alexei Petrenko, Richard Harris, and other actors.
The film takes place in Russia during the reign of Emperor Alexander III. The game’s story – a love story of the Imperial Military Academy cadets and the American adventurer who came to Russia to help in the creation of unique compatriot Machine – “The Barber of Siberia”.