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We Looked Death Into The Face

My Smerti Smotreli V Litso

Directed by Naum Birman
Soviet Union, 1980


The film is based on a true story. In 1942, a former choreographer, Lieuten­ant Korbut, receives an order to form a dance troupe. In the besieged Leningrad, Korbut manages to find his former student dancers, ill and starving.

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We Looked Death Into The Face Directed by Naum Birman