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4.3
1,572 Ratings

The Cranes Are Flying

Летят журавли

Directed by Mikhail Kalatozov
Soviet Union, 1957
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

Veronica and Boris are blissfully in love, until the eruption of World War II tears them apart. The Soviet cinema classic The Cranes Are Flying won the Palme d’Or at the 1958 Cannes Film Festival.

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The Cranes Are Flying Directed by Mikhail Kalatozov

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1958 | Winner: Palme d'Or

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