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The First Teacher (1965)

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1h 42min Not released
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Soviet Union, near the Chinese border, 1923. A stranger has just come in this little country village. He is a teacher, sent by the Communist Party to teach the ignorant masses. But the countrymen are to help him, and even to let their children go and "sleep" at school instead of giving a hand. There is only, Altynai (Natalya Arinbasarova), an orphan, to seem fascinated by the teacher and his knowledge.
, Natalya Arinbasarova, Idris Nogajbayev, Darkul Kuyukova, M. Kyshtobaev, , K. Rysmendiyeva, Asanbek Kydyrnazarov, , N. Chokubayev, Iskender Ryskulov, Medel Maniyazov, Z. Asankulov, A. Aytaliev, A. Berdybayev, Nasreddin Dubashev, K. Dzhamanova, Baken Kydykeyeva, Lidiya Malysheva, Dzhumash Sydykbekova
Pervyy uchitel
Classics, Drama
Soviet Union, Classics, Drama

1966 Venice Film Festival Best Actress

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Not released
Run Time:
102 minutes

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