Title in English:
"Outskirts" ("The Patriots")
Production year: 1933
Scenario: adaptation, author -
adaptation of the story of the same name by Konstantin Finn
ProducerStory by: Boris Barnet
Genre: drama / military / historical
Duration: 91 min.
Cast:Sergey Komarov, Elena Kuzmina, Robert Erdman, Alexander Chistyakov, Nikolai Bogolyubov, Nikolai Kryuchkov, Mikhail Zharov, Hans Klering, Alexander Zhukov, Vladimir Uralsky, Andrey Fait, Mikhail Yanshin and others.
Film summary: The story begins in 1914, with a factory strike. But the life of ordinary people from a small town in the Russian Empire changes with the outbreak of the First World War. Men go to the front, and captured Germans begin to appear in the city. For most of the inhabitants of the city, they are the personification of evil. But there are people who saw in yesterday's enemy not an aggressor, but a victim of war and a person worthy of sympathy and participation.