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This edition: The Steamroller and the Violin





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Episode Details

(1960/Soviet Union, 45 min., color, drama, in Russian with English subtitles) Dir.: Andrei Tarkovsky. Cast: Igor Fomchenko, Vladimir Zamansky, Marina Adzhubei. Short film that Tarkovsky made in film school. A boy is torn between his mother's urge for him to play the violin and his new friend's interest in steamrollers.