The shoe = Kurpe

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  • Creator [produced by Michael D. Aglion, Eric d'Arbeloff and Christoph Meyer-Wiel for ZDF/Arte, Signpost Production Inc. with Filmstiftung NRW and the National Filmcentre of Latvia] ; written and directed by Laila Pakalnina
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication Chicago, Ill. : Facets Video, [2005] ©2005
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videodisc (78 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
  • ISBNs 1565804783, 9781565804784
  • OCLC ocm61843794
  • Credits
    • Igors Buraks, Vadims Grossmans, Vilke Liman, Jaan Tatte
    • Cinematography, Gints Berzins ; editor, Sandra Alksne


  • While on border patrol, Soviet patrolmen find a woman's shoe in the sand and search a small village, looking for the owner. Much like searching for Cinderella, the women try on the shoe, though the reward won't be Prince Charming!


  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998.
  • DVD, all zones, letterbox (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital.
  • In Latvian with English subtitles
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