Ballad Of A Soldier: The Criterion Collection

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"A vehemently original, beautiful, humorous, patriotic, sentimental journey." -Time

Russian soldier Alyosha Skvortsov is granted a visit with his mother after he single handedly fends off two enemy tanks. As he journeys home, Alyosha encounter the devastation of his war-torn country, witnesses glimmers of hope among the people, and falls in love. With its poetic visual imagery, Grigori Chukhrai's Ballad Of A Soldier is an unconventional meditation on the effects of war, and a milestone in Russian cinema.


  • Length
  • Rating NR
  • Released:
  • Added Feb 08 2002
  • Production Year 1959
  • Empire SKU 47170
  • UPC Code 037429167922
  • Studio  Criterion
  • Packaging Keep
  • Number of Discs 1
  • Disc SS-SL
  • Subtitles English


Audio Interview with Director/ Co-Screenwriter Grigori Chukhrai and Stars Vladimir Ivashov and Zhanna Prokhorenko, Conducted After A Preview Screening in New York


  • Audio
    Russian Dolby Digital Mono
  • Video
    Standard 1.33:1 B&W

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