Testimony (1988)

Testimony
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating None
Runtime 2hr 37mins.
Genres Biopic, Music
Keywords political
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Ben Kingsley Actor Dimitri Shostakovich 1 1000001
Sherry Baines Actor Nina Shostakovich 1 1000002
Magdalen Asquith Actor Galya 1 1000003
Marc Asquith Actor Maksim 1 1000004
Terence Rigby Actor Stalin 1 1000005
Ronald Pickup Actor Tukhachevksy 1 1000006
John Shrapnel Actor Zhadanov 1 1000007
Robert Reynolds Actor Brutus 1 1000008
Vernon Dobtcheff Actor Gargolovsky 1 1000009
Colin Hurst Actor Stalin's Secretary 1 1000010
Joyce Grundy Actor Stalin's Mother 1 1000011
Mark Thrippleton Actor Young Stalin 1 1000012
Liza Goddard Actor English Humanist 1 1000013
Peter Woodthorpe Actor Glazunov 1 1000014
Robert Stephens Actor Meyerhold 1 1000015
William Squire Actor Khachaturyan 1 1000016
Murray Melvin Actor Film Editor 1 1000017
Robert Urquhart Actor Journalist 1 1000018
Christopher Bramwell Actor Vanya 1 1000019
Brook Williams Actor H G Wells 1 1000020
Marita Phillips Actor Madame Lupinskaya 1 1000021
Frank Carson Actor Carnival Fat Man 1 1000022
Chris Barrie Actor Carnival Thin Man 1 1000023
Mitzi Mueller Actor Nun 1 1000024
Tracy Spence Actor Tsvetayeva 1 1000025
Dorota Rai Actor Akhmatova 1 1000026
Ed Bishop Actor American Commentator 1 1000027
Andrew Brittain Actor Malko 1 1000028
Curly Carter Actor Cross-Eyed Man 1 1000029
Rosemary Chamney Actor Concierge 1 1000030
Jane Cox Actor Widow 1 1000031
Chris D'Bray Actor Dorian Gray 1 1000032
Val Elliot Actor French Schoolmarm 1 1000033
Peter Faulkner Actor Mayakovsky 1 1000034
Margaret Fingerhut Actor Christian Woman 1 1000035
Nicholas Fry Actor Maxim--Age 37 1 1000036
Igor Gridneff Actor Blind Man 1 1000037
Rodney Litchfield Actor Sherlock Holmes 1 1000038
Van Martin Actor German Humanist 1 1000039
Bronco McLoughlin Actor Cossack 1 1000040
Rowena Parr Actor Galya--Age 39 1 1000041
David Sharpe Actor Mandelstam 1 1000043
Julian Stanley Actor Andre Gide 1 1000044
Tony Palmer Director n/a 2 2000001
Tony Palmer Producer n/a 3 3000001
Grahame Jennings Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Mike Henry Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
Michael Kustow Executive Producer n/a 174 3000004
Maureen Murray Associate Producer n/a 171 3000005
David Rudkin Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Tony Palmer Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Gladys Pearce Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000001
Andrew Montgomery Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Christopher Hall Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Jill Marshall Assistant Director n/a 163 5000004
Melloney Roffe Location Manager n/a 193 5000005
Sally Griffiths Continuity n/a 890 5000006
Nic Knowland Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Daniel Meadows Photography stills 120835 6000002
Tony Palmer Editor n/a 172 7000001
Soloman Volkov Book Editor ("Testimony") 121011 7000002
Dimitri Shostakovich Music ("Violin Concerto No 1" "Michelangelo Sonnet" "Symphony No 13" "Symphony No 14" "Piano Concerto No 2" "String Quartet No 10" "Symphony No 5" "Symphony No 10" "Symphony No 11") 120781 8000001
Wolfgang Mozart Music ("Concerto No 23") 120781 8000002
David Nolan Music music leader(London Philharmonic Orchestra) 120781 8000003
Frederic Chopin Music ("Funeral March") 120781 8000004
Gareth Watson Music music recording 120781 8000005
Chris Tyrer Music music recording 120781 8000006
Martin Tranter Music music recording 120781 8000007
Terry Caines Music music recording 120781 8000008
Rudolf Barshai Music Conductor (London Philharmonic Orchestra) 120818 8000009
Yevgeny Svetlanov Music Conductor (USSR Symphony Orchestra) 120818 8000010
Karel Ancerl Music Conductor (Czech Philharmonic Orchestra) 120818 8000011
Kiril Kondrashin Music Conductor (Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra) 120818 8000012
Wing Davies Music Conductor (Central Band of the RAF) 120818 8000013
Yuzuko Horigome Performer ("Violin Concerto No 1") 120819 8000014
John Shirley-Quirk Performer ("Michelangelo Sonnet" "Symphony No 13" (bass)) 120819 8000015
Felicity Palmer Performer aria performer("Symphony No 14") 120819 8000017
Margaret Fingerhut Performer ("Concerto No 23") 120819 8000019
Tony Palmer Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Paul Templeman Art Director art direction 183 9000002
Chris Bradley Art Director art direction(Naga Workshop) 183 9000003
Chris Browning Art Director art direction 183 9000004
Soloman Volkov Consultant n/a 120784 12000001
Raymond Asquith Translator translations(Russian) 741 12000002
John Hibbs Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Jo Korer Costumes n/a 120828 13000002
Wendy Rawson Hair hairstyles 120794 13000003
Penny Smith Makeup n/a 353 13000004
Simon Murray Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000005
John Lundsten Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000001
Ian Maclagan Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000002
David Bimson Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000003
Alan Dykes Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000004
Tony Martin Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000005
Lee Philpott Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000006
Graham Ackroyd Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000007
Martin Morgan Sound Editor n/a 229 14000008
Beth Solomon Sound Editor n/a 229 14000009
Martin McCullagh Grip n/a 365 15000001
Mark Gibbon Gaffer n/a 268 15000002
Steve Ede Construction Manager n/a 120983 21000001
Laurie Warburton Visual Effects models 419 23000001
Peter Haley-Remmers Special Effects n/a 168 23000002
Kevin Hingston Special Effects n/a 168 23000003
Nick Doff Special Effects n/a 168 23000004
Damon Heath Special Effects n/a 168 23000005
Phil Stokes Special Effects n/a 168 23000006
Toddy Roche Props n/a 120817 24000001
Patrick Begley Props n/a 120817 24000002
Terry Tague Props n/a 120817 24000003
Dena Woodhams Production production staff member 120824 25000001
Jane Clarke Production production staff member 120824 25000002
Jan Lovell Production production staff member 120824 25000003
Dimitri Shostakovich Other from memoirs("Testimony") 120795 26000001
Peter Cavaciuti Other panaglide operator 120795 26000002
Simon Preston Other chorus master(Golden Age Singers) 120795 26000003
Howard Shelley Other pianist("Piano Concerto No 2") 120795 26000004
Rodrigo Gutierrez Other focus puller 120795 26000005
Nick Lowin Other clapper loader 120795 26000006
Synopsis
The life of composer Dimitri Shostakovich and his relationship with Stalin.