Mistrz i Malgorzata (1990) is a TV series, based on the book 'Master and Margarita' by Mikhail A. Bulgakov. Mistrz (Kowalski), is a talented writer in the 1930s Moscow, working on a ... See full summary »
A writer and his assistant are working on a biblical story about Pontius Pilate who convicted Jesus of Nazereth, while the Satan (here called Woland) and his lieutenants are harassing the writer duo in various ways.
This film is an adaptation of 'The master and Margarita' novel by M. Bulgakov. This adaptation is an attempt to have every word of the novel illustrated, to show every mentioned place or ... See full summary »
A young aristocrat, Aleksei Fedyashev, is languishing in his family's country estate, spending his days reading poetry and confessing his love... to a statue. Upon hearing that famous Count... See full summary »
An Faustian story of eternal love and sacrifice by Margarita who becomes the Witch Queen at the Devil's ball of 100 Kings to save her beloved writer Master from obscurity and receive an eternal refuge granted by God
Several story-lines are intertwined in Moscow under Stalin and in Jerusalem under Pilate in 1930s. Master is a talented writer in Moscow working on a manuscript about the biblical Jesus and Pontius Pilate. Authorities in Moscow are harassing him by surveillance and intimidation. Victimized by their harassment, he throws his manuscript into the fire, before he is locked up in a mental clinic. His assistant and Muse Margarita uses the supernatural powers of Woland, trying to help him.Written by
When the film was completed, producer Vladimir Skorij failed to resolve copyright problems with the Bulgakov estate. After a few screenings, the film was shelved. A video version is available in Russia. See more »