Moscow Young Generation Theater: The Black Monk

Poster for Moscow Young Generation Theater: The Black Monk

Movie Information

ReleaseMay 31stGenreProgram Runtime2:00DirectorKama GinkasCastSergei Makovetskii,
Igor Yasulovich

Synopsis

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.

Showtimes