Interesting facts about the film "We'll Live Till Monday"
• Interesting facts about the film "We'll Live Till Monday"
When Stanislav Rostockiy decided to make a film about doubt yourself and your teaching methods the school teacher, the State Committee for Cinematography afraid. This subject, they announced too sharp and dangerous, and have prepared a letter to the Ministry of Culture to ban the shooting.
However, while the letter received and considered - in record time, the director shot the film. Private screening organized for the participants of the All-Union Congress of Teachers. After a standing ovation the film gave way to the big screen. "We'll Live Till Monday" was the best film of 1968 as voted by the magazine "Soviet Screen".
Stanislav Rostockiy invited to a major role Vyacheslav Tikhonov and unexpectedly faced with protests writer. He believed that the actor was too young and beautiful to a character who is going through an internal crisis, and saw someone like Zinovy Gerdt or Boris Babochkin. Not eager to play a major role himself Tikhonov, considering its small and featureless. I agreed to do it only for the sake of friendship actor with Rostotsky and screenwriter insisted on age makeup, add Tikhonov decade.
Mod Coast Batishcheva, played by Igor Starygin, could not find a suitable size jeans scarce. Trousers sewn from the found items in stock cut denim, put "brand" rivets and sewn label. But this Rostockiy was not enough, and to complete the image he gave Starygin his luxurious American jacket, and then, satisfied, said: "Now you're a dude!"
For Olga Ostroumova role in "We'll Live Till Monday" was a film debut. She was very nervous on the set and sometimes create additional work crew team. For example, in the episode where her character slaps classmate, actress overdone and very much struck by the actor Valery Zubarev - had to make lotions. When shooting the following takes Zubarev involuntarily zazhmurivalsya and footage appeared rejected. In the end, the film became the first take.
to play first-class beauties Starygin Igor and Olga Ostroumova later became famous actors. It is known and "Syromyatnikov" - actor Yuri Chernov, but the performer starring Gena Shestopal film career did not work, although he predicted a great future. VGIK Valery Zubarev not accepted, and he graduated from the Commercial College. Subsequently, he worked in the profession and occasionally appeared in films. Now he leads by freight traffic.