Filming of the National Film Project “Last Frontier”
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September 21, 2018 film studio “VOENFILM” begins the next stage of filming the military historical film “Last Frontier” about the heroism of the cadets of the Podolsk artillery and infantry schools in October 1941 near Moscow.

Filming will take place at the polygon of the VOENFILM cinema complex, in specially arranged scenery of the Ilyinsky defensive line. The scenery was made with maximum historical certainty, taking into account all details – a river was dug and filled with water, a village was built, pillboxes, Warsaw highway…

“We try to be as reliable as possible. This applies to military equipment, both the Wehrmacht and the Red Army, armament, uniforms, subordination, scenery…

We try to follow the great Soviet military cinema, its traditions. We try to make it powerful, bright, reliable, large-scale. Not forgetting that the viewer should empathize these boys, be worried for them, love them and, of course, cry when they die… “, said the General Producer of the film Igor Ugolnikov.

On September 21 shooting will take place with the participation of a large number of actors of mass scenes – civilian (more than 200) and military (more than 160).

The cast will include actors: Evgeny DYATLOV (Colonel I.S.Strelbitsky), Roman MADYANOV (Major-General V.A.Smirnov), Alexey BARDUKOV (Lieutenant A.I.Alyoshkin), Dmitry SOLOMYKIN (Lieutenant A.G.Shapovalov ), Daniil SPIVAKOVSKY (engineer Uglov), Igor YUDIN (cadet Mitya Shemyakin), Alexander LOBANOV (captain Andropov), Gleb Danilov (cadet Slavik Nikitin) and others.

Address: VOENFILM cinema complex. Medyn, 163 km. of highway A-130, exit from Warsaw highway at the turn towards the old airfield DOSAAF in Medyn. Beginning at 10.00

Alexey BARDUKOV as Afanasy Ivanovich ALYOSHKIN
Shooting at the polygon of the film complex “VOENFILM”
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