"Mimino" Movie Review Essay & Film Analysis

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Danelia. One of dozens of names that make up the star-studded sky of the Soviet cinema. Actually, we now live under it the horizon, occasionally watching the occasional and sometimes long, break out new stars on it
unique Danelia -. And along with his heroes - that they have no false pathos and high words about the unique internationality of the Soviet made movies like that. In the highest sense internationally. And this is done simply with humor. Humor, pinching.
Remember the movie Danelia "Mimino"? Picture, instantly have scattered around the country, "a popular expression».
«Now I laughed so hard ....»
«I'll tell you one clever thing to say, but do not be offended ...»..
«Why are you not yogurt You eat? Dislike "...
The director recalled:" After the "Autumn Marathon" and "Athos" I wanted to shoot something plain and bright. " We come up with a plot. Rural pilot Valiko Mizandari flies on a small helicopter carries peasants and movies to the villages and falls in love with a stewardess of a large white airliner. Enters into a large aircraft, flying on the ship around the world. But realizes that it is not for him. He returns to the village where he needed his father, sister, nephew, his dog Zarbazanu. All villagers. After his helicopter on which the grateful villagers carry even their sheep to people literally - the connection with the world. Silver bird above the village, lost in the mountains. The Bird of Happiness. Good tidings ...
This is really silly story he came up with his friends - writers Victoria Tokarev and Rezo Gabriadze. A simple story. About how thoughtful met Georgians Buba Kikabidze and funny Armenian Frunzik Mkrtchyan
... but I got a story about love and nostalgia, about true friendship and real betrayal. About the hidden human involvement with the history of his people. On the very roots that we first stopped looking and feel in ourselves, and then the whole country woke up and began to eagerly seek them. Who - according to the dictates of fashion in the sprawling family tree. Who out of curiosity. And someone - from the tangible loneliness, inner restlessness and fear to get lost in time forever ...
Can we all say this is easy, comedy, playfully
Danelia could?. His characters are hotly debated, where on the globe the purest water - and of course it's in first place in Georgia, and the second - in Armenia. Whose mom does best cooking dolma? Of course, in Armenia. Just do not be offended ...
great shining liner - a dream, to which the roller Mizandari sought for so many years - is a stranger. And instead of lush cloud underneath Mizanari "sees" native majestic mountains, and the boys, running herds across the plains, welcoming helicopter cries of happiness and jumps. And little nephew, who so wanted to buy abroad, "Zeiss" telescope. After all, in the mountains to be seen far away. And to see a lot. More than in the strange city, shining neon signs super-marektov ...
amazing how just one film can hold themselves as "historical" parallels. If this film Danelia. Is it possible to, say, two or three words to talk about the war? More precisely, the episodes? Another star name cast of "Mimino" - Yevgeny Leonov, who plays a former war veteran Ivan Volokhova. Remember the airport? When Mimino after all judicial troubles, spending all the money (poor Georgians - humiliating!) Buys tea in the cupboard for 7 cents and proudly says the barmaid: "Keep the change!". Here and there spotted his Volohov. Mizandari - a copy of his brother-soldier, with whom he provoeval the war in the same tank. Remember their dialogue? And what eyes look Kikabidze hero to his brother-father? And then, when it turns out that the tankers and infantry Mizandari Mizandari - different, in fact, people
A Danelia says - no! The two men know each other Mizandari - one person, honest soldiers who fought for their country. One in all the country
But still -. Both reveal a complex and multifaceted subject of patriotism, love for the country, with the help of a tiny episode, simply entangled telephone number, a telephone misunderstood name of the town? Danelia episode just decided: Tel Aviv Vesto Telavi. Two middle-aged men - Soviet Georgian and Jewish Georgians. At opposite ends of a telephone wire. Georgian song for two. "David, why are you silent? - I'm paying »...
There are movie scenes when the throat catches with emotion ... and then laugh. How, for example, in court. Tragic Mimino in the dock ... and touching comedic driver Rubik Khachikyan. "He told me himself: so, listen, I have a personal dislike for the victim feel - I can not eat!»
Again - Danelia, his handwriting.! On the one hand - the theme of vendetta for dishonored sister of the infamous "illegitimacy" nephew. On the other - the chandelier "Venetian glass" Ripped chair. Hacked toilet door. Unforgettable Savely Kramorov. "Listen, my friend, you've got a good eye!» ...
general laughter in the film Danelia - it is some quite another laugh. Sad. And purified, or something.
However, the director seems to be always afraid seem sentimental.
After filming "Mimino" Danelia at the meetings with the audience basically telling stories ... Directing. About how in Telavi, where they arrived on the set, saw the doors Prodmag announcement: "For sale is FRESH Baranov PA" ...
And yet, says Danelia, after the movie in the CIS appeared about a hundred restaurants "Mimino". And there were more restaurants "Chito-Grito," "I think so." And then in Gomel opened the cafe, which was called "Why are you not eat yogurt? Do not love?"

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