As filmed "Lonely granted hostel"
• How filmed "hostel provided Lonesome"
In the early 80s began to appear in newspapers ads about dating: "a single woman looking for a partner in life ...", "Bachelor 40 years old looking for a woman ...". Talk about loneliness and the search for a pair of then was not accepted, but the writer Arkady Yining realized that this issue becomes relevant.
At first, from the same newspaper, he took the title for the next movie - "Lonely granted hostel". That's what ended Ads specialists to work. Screenwriter decided to combine the two themes and wrote a story about the search for happiness in a female dorm weaving mill ... By the way, inspired by the same advertisement Victor Merezhko wrote the screenplay for the film "Lonely Woman Seeks Lifetime Companion".
Writer Arkady Yining went to collect the material in the hostel of the Moscow Machine-Tool Plant named after Ordzhonikidze. He met with the commandant and the inhabitant of the dormitory and collected a huge number of stories. The girls complained that they are very difficult to arrange their own destiny, and then came up to settle in Yining hostel matchmaker ... And to break the stereotype that the matchmaker - a rustic roguish grandmother of old movies, he wrote her the role of Natalia immediately under Gundareva.
In addition to the main role of Natalia Gundarevoj he auditioned Drapeko Elena, but she recognized that it is trying to get not so organic. But the director actress really liked, and he decided to choose another character for her. Was invented comedy blonde Nina, for which around Moscow were looking for the most fashionable outfits - a golden jumpsuit, cap of swan's down, fluffy coat ... She picked up a pair of contrasting actor - Frunzik Mkrtchyan, who played her husband.
Alexander Mikhailov was approved for the role of the commandant of the hostel without trial - director was enough just to talk with the actor. He did not even have to get used to the role of "sea dog" - before the start of work in film, Alexander worked as an apprentice motor mechanic and went to the navigation on the Sea of Okhotsk, the Bering Sea and the Japan Sea. He proposed to enhance the severity of his hero scarred all over her face ...
Hero Frunzik Mkrtchian, the scenario was a Georgian with a bushy mustache. Frunzik took so actively for the role, which is almost entirely invented his character, decorating it with different "chips" and writing cues for him. It was he who came up to Vartan famous phrase: "In the morning scrambled eggs, fried eggs in the afternoon, evening, fried eggs, and at night - an omelette! Soon I will cluck like a chicken! "
Weaving mills shot in "the city of weavers" Ivanovo, some scenes were filmed at a construction site housing the Moscow Institute of Chemical Physics and dormitory rooms with the very room, kitchen and study director built on "Mosfilm".
The film premiered at the director fell from the bag of letters perturbed weavers. They wrote that he had never seen anything like this in their dorms that picture insults and humiliates not only them, but all the women, and faith has been unworthy thing ... But in general, the spectators took a picture of a very warm and still she comes in with a number of the most popular and beloved Soviet melodramas.