THE CANDLE BURNED

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“The Candle Burned…” is a literary-musical performance dedicated to Boris Pasternak, the winner of the Nobel Prize for literature in 1958. The script of “The Candle burned…” was inspired by and adapted from the poetry of Boris Pasternak and Olga Ivinskaya, fragments from “Doctor Zhivago”, as well as from letters, memoirs, and a unique documentary from Olga Ivinskaya’s archive. In Russian..

Written and directed by Irina Volkovich
Cast: Poet- Rustem Galitch; Muse of the poet- Inna Yesilevskaya
Piano: Michael Zeiger
Singer & guitar player: Sergei Pobedinski
Film edition by Rawl Jakman

Artist: Rina Lyampe