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Aleksandr Kalyagin in Unfinished Piece for the Player Piano

Unfinished Piece for the Player Piano

1977 NR

In this drama based on the works of legendary Russian author Anton Chekhov, a village teacher undergoes an emotional crisis that also torments his young wife. Meanwhile, a local doctor hates his work and takes out his frustration on his patients. When all these characters arrive for a weekend in the country as guests of a general's widow, the curtain of manners and feigned pleasantries is soon drawn aside to reveal each person's moral bankruptcy.