USSR, Tsentrnauchfilm, 1988, 17 minutes
Scriptwriter and director: Semyon Raitburt
The film features: Natalia Andreeva, Igor Ovadis, Natalia Romashenko, Leonid Khait
On the occasion of the centenary of Anton Chekhov's short story “Kashtanka”, actors of the Moscow Puppet Theater perform scenes from the play Kashtanka and the Elephant staged by Leonid Khait.

November 21, Sunday
World of Art. Part II
The Chekhovs (1987)
Anniversary (1988)
The Russian Modern (1990)
Seven Years and the Whole Life (1990)

The films will be presented by Vitaly Kalinin, head of the television directing workshop at the State Russian Institute of Cinematography (VGIK), a student of Semyon Raitburt.
The Documentary
Film Center