Zhdanov – Stalin’s Protege

Zhdanov – Stalin’s Protegè is a film about Stalin’s notorious right-hand man Zhdanov, who was considered to be his most likely successor.

The film is screened together with The August Revolution.

Apollo awarded Reijo Nikkilä will be present at the screening.

Language: Russian, Finnish
Subtitles: Finnish



  • Name in Original Language: Stalinin suosikki
  • Director: Reijo Nikkilö
  • Country: Finland
  • Year: 1991
  • Length: 45 min
  • Age limit: S
  • Format: digibeta
  • Cinematography: Yuri Prokovjev
  • Editing: Asta Pystynen
  • Audio: Boris Veliulov
  • Music: Nikolai Gusev
  • Production: Yleisradio Oy / TV1


  • Andorra: Thursday 29.1. at 17:00