Moscow Young Generation Theater: The Black Monk

THE BLACK MONK tells the tragic tale of philosophy student Andrey Vasil'ich Kovrin. On the verge of a nervous breakdown, Kovrin decides to visit his childhood friend Tanya Pesotsky at the estate of her father. As he and Tanya develop a relationsship and eventually marry, a black monk of legend begins appearing to Kovrin in visions. Though these hallucinations at first imbue the young man with joy and energy, they eventually lead to his ruin.

- Synopsis provided by CinemaSource

Credits

Director:

  • Kama Ginkas

Cast:

  • Sergei Makovetskii
  • Igor Yasulovich
  • Julia Svezhakova
  • Valery Barinov

Writers:

  • Kama Ginkas
  • Anton Chekhov

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