Mark Donskoy

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Mark Donskoy
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Mark Donskoy (in the center) with cinematographers from East Germany, 1963
Born Mark Semyonovich Donskoy
(1901-03-06)6 March 1901
Odessa, Russian Empire (now Ukraine)
Died 21 March 1981(1981-03-21) (aged 80)
Moscow, Soviet Union (now Russia)
Occupation Film director, screenwriter
Years active 1926–1981

Mark Semyonovich Donskoy (Russian: Марк Семёнович Донско́й; 6 March [O.S. 21 February] 1901 – 21 March 1981) was a Soviet film director. His most famous work (Stalin Prize in 1941) was the Gorky Trilogy, consisting of The Childhood of Maxim Gorky, My Apprenticeship, and My Universities.

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