Gusev and Ekamasova star in a historical miniseries about the women’s camp


Гусева и Екамасова снимаются в историческом сериале о женском лагере
NTV began production of a unique project.

Shot from series “A. L. J. I. R.”

Photo: still from the film

In the Crimea began
shooting the historical series NTV “A. L. J. I. R.”. Serial drama tells
one of the most severe Stalinist women’s camps that existed in the USSR. In
“Akmola Camp for Wives of Traitors of the Motherland” contained more than eight thousand
women, including the sister of Marshal Tukhachevsky, the wife of the writers Boris
Pilnyak, Arkady Gaidar, the mother of Bulat Okudzhava and Maya Plisetskaya and
other. The fault of all these women was simply that they Csirke Member
The Families Of Traitors.

Director
a series of dramas was Alexander Kasatkin (“Daughter”), and the two main female
role invited Daria Ekamasova (“the vein-was one woman”) and Ekaterina Guseva
(“Team”, “Yesenin”). They will play the prisoners in the camp, where side by side
forced to serve his sentence wife of former party workers and thieves,
women of the upper classes and rural women, nuns and women
easy virtue.

History
covers the period from 1938 to 1945. The plot revolves around the wife.
Olga Pavlova (Daria Ekamasova), arrested as chsir (a member of the family of a traitor
homeland) and Sofia Ter-Asaturov (Ekaterina Guseva) — an outstanding Opera singer,
arrested on the denunciation, whom destiny brought in prisoners ‘ train.

“GULAG
— a tragic page in Russia’s history. In 2017 the country will celebrate
The 110th anniversary of Varlam Shalamov, who in his writings is very detailed and vividly described
the drama of those days, — said Director Alexander Kasatkin on
the main idea of the project. — New
the historical drama “A. L. J. I. R.” we will introduce viewers to the events,
which were developed in places where brutal conditions contained members
families of “traitors”. We do not aim to reproduce all the hardships of life in
the picture, it would be a documentary, and want to focus on
human relations, characters. How not to lose face in
monstrous circumstances — this is the topic that we reveal”.

The series premiere
“A. L. J. I. R.” will be held on NTV in 2018.