Aleksandr Gintsburg

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Aleksandr Gintsburg
BornAleksandr Il’ich Gintsburg
(1907-03-01)1 March 1907
Rahachow, Russian Empire (now Belarus)
Died10 March 1972(1972-03-10) (aged 65)
Moscow, Soviet Union (now Russia )
OccupationCinematographer, Film Director
Years active1929 - 1970

Aleksandr Gintsburg (1 March 1907 - 10 March 1972) was a Soviet cameraman and film director. He graduated from the Leningrad Phototechnicum in 1927 and from the Leningrad Electrotechnical Institute in 1934.[1]

Selected filmography[edit]

  • Bolnye nervy (1929)
  • Transport of Fire (1930)
  • Zagovor myortvyh (1930)
  • Son of the Land (1931)
  • Shame (1932)
  • Peasants (1935)
  • Zhenitba Zhana Knukke (1935)
  • City of Youth (1938)
  • The Great Beginning (1939)
  • Shestdesyat dney (1940)
  • Wings of Victory (1941)
  • Yego zovut Sukhe-Bator (1942)
  • Two Soldiers (1943)
  • Eto bylo v Donbasse (1949)
  • Private Aleksandr Matrosov (1949)
  • The Secret Brigade (1949)
  • Who Laughs Last (1954)
  • Cinderella (1960)
  • The Hyperboloid of Engineer Garin (film) (1965)

Honours and awards[edit]

  • Honored Art Worker of the RSFSR (1969)
  • Honored Art Worker of the Byelorussian SSR (1955)

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Aleksandr Gintsburg on IMDb