Film Representation

The Overcoat

19:00 — 20:30
Lendoc Studio, White hall 12 Kryukov Canal emb., St. Petersburg

Gosfilmofond presents the program dedicated to the year of Theatre in Russia: film screening of the silent film “The Overcoat” directed by Georgy Kozintsev and Leonid Trauberg (1926, 66 minutes) accompanied by piano and flute.

About the film: A feature film, an eccentric tragicomedy, designated by the authors as a film play in the manner of Gogol. The plot is based on the novels by Nikolai Gogol “Nevsky Prospect” and “The Overcoat”, united by the introduction of a common character - Akakiy Akakievich Bashmachkin.

The screening is accompanied by the duet of piano and flute. Marina Zubanova (flute) — laureate of international competitions, graduate of Gnessin Russian Academy of Music. Maxim Markov (piano) — laureate of international competitions, composer, arranger, graduate of The Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory.