As the movie was "Voroshilov Sharpshooter"
• How the movie was "Voroshilov Sharpshooter"
The film is based on the novel by Victor Pronin "Women on Wednesdays." The director Stanislav Govorukhin was so impressed by the history that he decided to film the story. Anyone but Mikhail Ulyanov, he did not see the title role, but play a Afonin very much like George Georgiy Zhzhonov. On the role of Katie were two contenders - the student "Gnesinka" Anna and Julia Sinyakina Nachalova. The director suggested that Mikhail Ulyanov to choose the "granddaughter", and he chose Anna.
"Voroshilov Sharpshooter" became seventeen Anna Sinyakin second film - before she appeared in a small role in the film by Karen Shakhnazarov "Harvest Moon"
On the fee received for his role in this film, Anna bought a dress of blue velvet. In it she went to the premiere of "Voroshilov shooter" in the Cinema House and sang at the Gnessin School, where she studied in the musical theater actress. After the shooting she became an actress Experimental School of Dramatic Art, now in cinema rarely withdrawn - it is disappointed in today's directors, but it can be seen in the film by Karen Shakhnazarov "House number 6" and "Anna Karenina."
The role of the investigator Shevelyova played a deputy of the State Duma Vladimir Semago
The politician - former KVNschik, who played in the same team with Gennady Khazanov and Leonid Yakubovich, then do not just appear in the episodes films and TV series: "In August, the 44th," "Heir", "oligarch", "One Chicago" and others.
"Voroshilov Sharpshooter" filmed in Kaluga
The director decided to do without the scenery, so shooting in real homes, porches and yards in the frame and then got regular locals.
For shooting rented for three thousand, three-room apartment fully furnished, and the apartment owners - an elderly couple - still keep the contract, and a small house for the "role" of the precinct house.
For the filming of episodes cast searched for "on-site"
In the scene yard feast starring actors Kaluga Drama Theater, who are happy to remember the dialogue with Mikhail Ulyanov.
The premiere of "Voroshilov shooter" caused a wide public resonance, and the audience was split into two camps - the opponents and supporters of the perfect hero lynching
The first said that Govorukhin "calls for an ax" and romanticized lynching, for the second veteran in arms became a national hero. Mikhail Ulyanov came bags of letters - he became the embodiment of the image of people's avenger, able to punish those who are confident of their impunity. For the role Afonin Ulyanov received the award "Nika" and "Golden Ram" and the prize for "most courageous way" at the International Film Festival in Baku.