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A Question of Faith (1979)

The last days of famous Russian author Leo Tolstoy which are paralleled with one of his last stories - The Death of Ivan Ilyich - about a man who is happy with his life until he finds out he's sick and is about to die.

Director:

Colin Nears

Writers:

Colin Nears, Leo Tolstoy (story "The Death of Ivan Illich")

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Cast

Credited cast:
Harry Andrews ... Leo Tolstoy
Alan Dobie Alan Dobie ... Ivan Illych
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Clifford Abrahams Clifford Abrahams ... Volodya
David Cole David Cole
Annette Crosbie ... Mme. Andreyevna
Vernon Dobtcheff ... Mikhail Mikhailovich
Susan Field ... Marya Sergeyevna
Eric Francis Eric Francis ... Clerk
Fiona Fullerton ... Lisa Ivanovna
John Gabriel John Gabriel ... Mikhail Danilovich
Robin Halstead Robin Halstead ... Fyodor Petrovieh
Alfred Hoffman Alfred Hoffman ... Priest
Rosemary Leach ... Mme. Petrovna
Tony Meyer Tony Meyer ... Gerasim
Jonathan Newth ... Fyodor Ivanych
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The last days of famous Russian author Leo Tolstoy which are paralleled with one of his last stories - The Death of Ivan Ilyich - about a man who is happy with his life until he finds out he's sick and is about to die.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 December 1979 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

A Question of Faith: The Death of Ivan Illich See more »

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