NINE LETTERS OF ONE YEAR / DEVIAT' PISEM ODNOGO GODA (in the film anthology “Horizon No. 9”)
USSR, Tsentrnauchfilm, 1975, 20 minutes
Scriptwriter and director: Semyon Raitburt
Composer: Vladimir Krivtsov
Cast: A. Presnyakov, Anatoly Cherepashchuk
Based on the letters of Anatoly Cherepashchuk.
A schoolboy from the city of Syzran writes letters to a scientist about his attempts to assemble a reflector telescope. He asks for the lenses for his observation device and in the following letters tells how the work is going. One day, with the help of his telescope, a young scientist discovers a new comet.