In the Name of Life

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In the Name of Life
Directed by Iosif Kheifits
Aleksandr Zarkhi
Written by Yevgeni Gabrilovich
Sergei Yermolinsky
Iosif Kheifits
Aleksandr Zarkhi
Starring Viktor Khokhryakov
Mikhail Kuznetsov
Oleg Zhakov
Klavdiya Lepanova
Music by Venedikt Pushkov
Cinematography Vyacheslav Gordanov
Distributed by Sovexport
Release dates
Running time
101 minutes
Country Soviet Union
Language Russian

In the Name of Life (Russian:Vo imya zhizni) is a 1946 Soviet drama film directed by Iosif Kheifits and Aleksandr Zarkhi and starring Viktor Khokhryakov, Mikhail Kuznetsov and Oleg Zhakov.[1]


Three young surgeon working on the problem of cell recovery. In operation, the two are no longer believe in the success of the work undertaken and stop scientific research. Dr. Petrov continued research. In difficult moments, it supports budding actress Lena Pogodin. Dr. Lena loves, and surely going to win.



  1. Liehm & Liehm p.53


  • Liehm, Mira & Liehm, Antonín J. The Most Important Art: Eastern European Film After 1945. University of California Press, 1977.

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