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134 Ratings

The Debut


Directed by Gleb Panfilov
Soviet Union, 1970
Romance, Comedy


A film-in-film story set in a provincial town in USSR. Pasha (Churikova) is an amateur actress who plays a witch at a local club, but her dream is to play Joan of Arc. In a strike of luck she is cast as Joan of Arc in a big screen film.

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The Debut Directed by Gleb Panfilov

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