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Still from Gift to Mother. Image via Chicago Film Archives

Identifier:

  • F.2005-02-0063 (Source: chicagofilmarchive.org )

Date produced: 1966

Languages:

Russian (subtitles)

Length:

16 minutes 40 seconds

Format:

16mm

Colour:

B&W

Sound Notes:

Silent

Awards/Recognition:

Chicago Film Archives titled amateur work

Description:

"A group of children learn in school that tomorrow will be “Woman’s Day”, the equivalent of our “Mother’s Day”, then the humorous story unfolds in a delightful and charming manner of how two small boys decide to celebrate this occasion. An amateur film made by a Russian filmmaker and distributed by the Society of Amateur Cinematographers (SAC). All title cards are in Russian." Chicago Film Archives

Resources:

Part of the Ron Doerring Collection held by Chicago Film Archives

Locations:

  • Russia (Filming)

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Repository:

Ron Doerring Collection, Chicago Film Archives

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