|Born||Vladimir Ivanovich Khotinenko
20 January 1952
Slavgorod, Altai Krai, USSR
|Occupation||actor, film director, designer|
Born in the Altai Krai, Russian SFSR to Ivan Afanasyevich and Valentina Vasilievna Khotinenko. His father was Ukrainian, his mother came from Don Cossacks. 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.
- 1981 Family Relations (Родня)
- 1982 Kazachya zastava (Казачья застава)
- 1988 The Soloist
- 1994 A Plane Flies in Russia
- 1984 Alone and Unarmed
- 1987 Mirror for a Hero
- 1990 The Swarm
- 1992 Patriotic Comedy
- 1993 Makarov
- 1995 A Moslem
- 1999 Strastnoy bulvar (producer)
- 2002 Po tu storonu volkov
- 2003 Sledstvie vedut znatoki 23: Treteyskiy sudiya
- 2004 72 Meters
- 2004 The Fall of the Empire (screenwriter)
- 2007 1612
- 2009 The Priest
- 2011 Dostoyevsky (TV series)
- 2014 Demons
- Ukraine, Crimea, Russia: Masters of Culture Defining Their Position on the Vesti (VGTRK) official website, March 14, 2014
- "21st Moscow International Film Festival (1999)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-03-24.
- "Laureates of the 2004 Golden Eagle Award" (in Russian). Official Golden Eagle Award website. Retrieved 2009-11-16.
- Russian Members of Culture - In Support of the President's Position on Ukraine and Crimea // Ministry of Culture official website