Vladimir Khotinenko

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Vladimir Khotinenko
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Born Vladimir Ivanovich Khotinenko
(1952-01-20) 20 January 1952 (age 63)
Slavgorod, Altai Krai, USSR
Occupation actor, film director, designer
Years active 1979–present
Spouse(s) Tatyana Yakovleva

Vladimir Ivanovich Khotinenko (Russian: Влади́мир Ива́нович Хотине́нко; born 20 January 1952 in Slavgorod, Altai Krai, Soviet Union) is a Russian actor, film director and designer.


In 1976, he received his diploma from the Institute of Architecture of Sverdlovsk, in what is now Ekaterinburg. After his military service, he was from 1978 to 1982, assistant designer at Studio-Film in Sverdlovsk, and was assistant director for the film by Nikita Mikhalkov, Days in the Life of Oblomov. He collaborated on other films by Mikhalkov in Moscow, such as Five Nights (Пять вечеров) 1979, and Family Relations (Родня) 1981.

He then became director of the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography in Moscow. His 1999 film Strastnoy Boulevard was entered into the 21st Moscow International Film Festival where it won a Special Mention.[1]

He excelled in historical films and large scenes, particularly describing the history of Russia. He won the Golden Eagle in 2004 for 72 Metres.[2]

In March 2014 he signed a letter in support of the position of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin on Russia's military intervention in Ukraine.



  • 1981 Family Relations (Родня)
  • 1982 Kazachya zastava (Казачья застава)
  • 1988 The Soloist
  • 1994 A Plane Flies in Russia



  1. ^ "21st Moscow International Film Festival (1999)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-03-24. 
  2. ^ "Laureates of the 2004 Golden Eagle Award" (in Russian). Official Golden Eagle Award website. Retrieved 2009-11-16. 

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