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V lyudyakh

AKA: My Apprenticeship

Country: Soviet Union

Genre: Biography, Drama



Young Russian Aleksei Peshkov (Alyosha Lyarsky) goes out into the world to make his living.


  • AKA "My Apprenticeship", "Out in the World" and "On His Own", the Russian title of the film translates literally as "Among People". The film is based on the 1916 autobiographical work of the same name by Maxim Gorky (1868-1936).
  • The second of a trilogy of films directed by Mark Donskoy based on the autobiographical works of Maxim Gorky, preceded by Detstvo Gorkogo (1938) and succeeded by "Moi universitety" ("My Universities", 1940).
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  • Alyosha Lyarsky
    (Aleksei Peshkov - the future Maxim Gorky)
  • Irina Zarubina
    (Natalya, the washer-woman)
  • Varvara Massalitinova
    (Akulina Ivanva Kashirin, Aleksei's grandmother)
  • Ye. Lilina
    (Matriona Ivanovna)
  • Ivan Kudryavtsev
    (Sergeyev, the son-in-law)
  • Nadezhda Berezovskaya
    (Ivanovna-Sergeyeva, the daughter)

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Also see My Universities, which is the final part of the trilogy, and check out Eisenstein's Strike, Battleship Potemkin and Alexander Nevsky.

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