Afonya (1975)

RomanceComedyDrama

The 1975 film by Georgi Daneliya "Afonya" was an unexpected commercial hit in USSR. The main character "Afonya" Borshev is a plumber, who spends his life partying with "buddies", many of whom he doesn't even remember after nights of heavy drinking. His wife leaves him, his boss places him on probation, his whole life is falling apart, but he doesn't realize it. Afonya met Katya at a dance club, yet didn't pay her much attention. But she is the one, who can save him... In this movie Daneliya achieves a perfect balance of satire and drama. Quotes from the movie gained a cult status in USSR.

Afonya Viooz
Viooz Score: 7.6/10 from 42 votes
Release Date: 1975-10-13
Status: Released
Run time: 92 min / 1:32
Production Studio : Mosfilm
Production Country: Russia

Afonya Casts

Leonid Kuravlyov
as Борщов Афанасий Николаевич (Афоня)
Yevgeniya Simonova
as Катя Снегирёва
Evgeni Leonov
as Коля
Valentina Talyzina
as Вострякова
Nikolai Parfyonov
as Фомин Борис Петрович
Nina Ruslanova
as Тамара
Radner Muratov
as Мурат Рахимов
Savely Kramarov
as Егоза
Borislav Brondukov
as Федул
Vladimir Basov
as Владимир Иванович Беликов
Nina Maslova
as Елена
Tamara Sovchi
as кассир столовой
Gotlib Roninson
as астроном в халате
Aleksey Vanin
as Иван Орлов, муж Елены
Nikolay Grinko
as дядя Егор
Nikolay Grabbe
as начальник ЖЭКа
Mikhail Svetin
as шофёр Воронков
Igor Bogolyubov
as алкоголик
Gennadiy Yalovich
as режиссер в театре

Afonya Crew

Directing Georgiy Daneliya Director
Writing Aleksandr Borodyanskiy Writer
Camera Sergey Vronsky Director of Photography
Art Boris Nemechek Art Direction
Sound Moisei Weinberg Music
Editing Tatyana Yegorycheva Editor