OREANDA-NEWS  Russian film lovers will be able to enjoy the film adaptation of the novel by writer Jack London "Martin Eden". The film will be begin to show in theaters from August 26. 

In the center of the plot is a sailor who fell in love with a girl from high society. The hero was so overwhelmed by the feeling that he began to study, became a writer, gained material well-being and fame. Soon the beloved herself began to seek his attention. 

The picture became the winner of the Venice Festival and earned the Arca Cinemagiovani Award. The youth jury recognized "Martin Eden" as the best Italian film. The director of the film adaptation was Pietro Marcello. It stars Luca Marinelli and Jessica Chrissy. The filmmakers showed the clash of the individual and society as well as the problem of class inequality.