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An Unfinished Piece for the Player Piano


A dacha is a summer home for Russians, away from the hurly-burly of the city, and can be as primitive as a cabin or as elaborate as a palace. A much-favored place for gatherings of intellectuals, dachas are a favored literary setting. In this film, adapted by [[Performer~P102780~Nikita Mikhailkov~nikitamikhalkov]] from Anton Chekhov's first play and some of his other works, the schoolteacher Platonov ([[Performer~P36721~Alexander Kalyagin~alexanderkalyagin]]) has come with his wife to spend a summer...more