|Born||Stanislav Iosifovich Rostotsky
21 April 1922
Rybinsk, Russian SFSR
|Died||10 August 2001
Stanislav Iosifovich Rostotsky (Russian: Станисла́в Ио́сифович Росто́цкий; 21 April 1922, Rybinsk – 10 August 2001) was a Russian film director, the recipient of the two USSR State Prizes and a Lenin Prize.
Rostotsky served in the Red Army during the World War II. After the war he joined the VGIK where he studied with Grigori Kozintsev. He was the President of the Jury at the 9th Moscow International Film Festival in 1975, the 10th Moscow International Film Festival in 1977, the 11th Moscow International Film Festival in 1979, the 12th Moscow International Film Festival in 1981 and the 13th Moscow International Film Festival in 1983.
Some of his films featured his friend Vyacheslav Tikhonov, his wife Nina Menshikova, and his son Andrei Rostotsky. He also appeared in several films as an actor. He was named a People's Artist of the USSR in 1974.
- 1955 - Land and People (Земля и люди)
- 1957 - It Happened in Penkovo (Дело было в Пенькове)
- 1959 - May Stars (Майские звёзды)
- 1962 - Four Winds of Heaven (На семи ветрах)
- 1963 - Winter Impressions (Зимние этюды)
- 1965 - Hero of Our Time (Герой нашего времени)
- 1968 - We'll Live Till Monday (Доживём до понедельника)
- 1972 - The Dawns Here Are Quiet (А зори здесь тихие...)
- 1977 - White Bim Black Ear (Белый Бим, чёрное ухо)
- 1979 - Profession: Film Actor (Профессия — киноактёр)
- 1980 - Squadron of Flying Hussars (Эскадрон гусар летучих)
- 1984 - Trees Grow on the Stones Too (И на камнях растут деревья)
- 1989 - From the Life of Fyodor Kuzkin (Из жизни Фёдора Кузькина)
Rostotsky's films The Dawns Here Are Quiet (1972) and White Bim Black Ear (1977) were both nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, with the latter also winning the Crystal Globe at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.
- "9th Moscow International Film Festival (1975)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-01-04.
- "10th Moscow International Film Festival (1977)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-01-07.
- "11th Moscow International Film Festival (1979)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-01-14.
- "12th Moscow International Film Festival (1981)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-01-21.
- "13th Moscow International Film Festival (1983)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-01-28.
- "6th Moscow International Film Festival (1969)". MIFF. Retrieved 2012-12-19.
- "The 45th Academy Awards (1973) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-11-30.
- "The 51st Academy Awards (1979) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2013-06-07.
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