About

Veronika and Boris come together in Moscow shortly before World War II. Walking along the river, they watch cranes fly overhead, and promise to rendezvous before Boris leaves to fight. Boris misses the meeting and is off to the front lines, while Veronika waits patiently, sending letters faithfully. After her house is bombed, Veronika moves in with Boris' family, into the company of a cousin with...

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Directed by

Mikhail Kalatozov

Written by

Viktor Rozov (Writer)

Runtime

97 minutes

Country

Soviet Union

Language

Russian

Tagline

The compelling story of a girl's impassioned search for happiness.

Cast

Keywords

lovers couple loveless marriage moscow battlefield siege heartache marriage of convenience wounded

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