The Great Warrior Skanderbeg

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The Great Warrior Skanderbeg

albania history

The Great Warrior Skanderbeg

Release Date: November 28, 1953

Year    :   1953
Slogan    :   «I did not bring you freedom, but I already found here among all of you.»
Genres    :   Action, History, Drama
Production Companies    :   Albfilm, Tirana, Mosfilm
Director    :   Sergei Yutkevich
Producers    :   
Writers    :   Mikhail Papava
RunTime    :   123 mins.

The Great Warrior Skanderbeg (Albanian: Skenderbeu, Russian: Velikiy voin Albanii Skanderbeg) is a 1953 Albanian-Soviet drama film directed by Sergei Yutkevich. It was entered into the 1954 Cannes Film Festival where it earned the International Prize. Yutkevich also earned the Special Mention award for his direction. The film is a biography of George Kastriot Skanderbeg (1405 – 1468), widely known as Skanderbeg, a 15th-century Albanian lord who defended his land against the Ottoman Empire for more than two decades.

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