Aleksandr Faintsimmer

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Aleksandr Faintsimmer
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Aleksandr Mikhailovich Faintsimmer

December 31, 1906
DiedMarch 21, 1982(1982-03-21) (aged 75)
Resting placeVvedenskoye Cemetery, Moscow
OccupationFilm director
Notable work
AwardsStalin Prize (1950,1951)

Aleksandr Mikhailovich Faintsimmer (Feinzimmer, Russian: Александр Михайлович Файнциммер; 31 December 1906 – 21 March 1982) was a Soviet film director.[1] He has been cited as a filmmaker on the forefront of Russian language social thriller.[2] His son Leonid Kvinikhidze was also a film director.[3]



  1. ^ H.T.S. (December 10, 1934). "Czar Paul on Screen Again". The New York Times.
  2. ^ Rollberg, Peter (2016). Historical Dictionary of Russian and Soviet Cinema. Rowman & Littlefield. pp. 179, 238, 243. ISBN 9781442268425.
  3. ^ Marina Murzina. "Дело в "шляпке". Легендарному фильму "Соломенная шляпка" - 40 лет". Argumenty i Fakty.

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