Russian People Famous Film Art Directors from Russia

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List of notable or famous film art directors from Russia, with bios and photos, including the top film art directors born in Russia and even some popular film art directors who immigrated to Russia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Russian film art directors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These film art directors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known film art director from Russia is included when available.

This list below has everything from Sergei Kozlovsky to Boris Leven.

This historic film art directors from Russia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Russian film art directors of note?" and "Who are the most famous film art directors from Russia?" These prominent film art directors of Russia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Russian film art directors.

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Boris Leven is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Art Directors from Russia
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Boris Leven was a Russian-born Academy Award-winning art director and production designer whose Hollywood career spanned fifty-three years. Born in Moscow in the family of Israel Levin and Zinaida Narkirier. Leven emigrated to the United States in 1927 and became a naturalized citizen in 1938. After receiving a Bachelor of Arts in architecture from the University of Southern California, he attended the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design in New York City. Leven began his film career as a sketch artist at Paramount Pictures in 1933 and moved to 20th Century Fox three years later. His first screen credit was as the art director for Alexander's Ragtime Band, which garnered him the first of nine ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 78 (1908-1986)

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

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Eduard Nazarov is screenwriter, film art director and film director. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 76

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

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Leonid Shvartsman is a Russian animator and artist. He spent most of his creative career at the Soyuzmultfilm Studio, in Moscow, where he served as art director on Cheburashka, 38 Parrots, The Golden Antelope, The Scarlet Flower, The Snow Queen and many other cartoons. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 97

Birthplace: Minsk, Belarus

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Lev Kuleshov is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Art Directors from Russia
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Lev Vladimirovich Kuleshov was a Soviet filmmaker and film theorist who taught at and helped establish the world's first film school, the Moscow Film School. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 71 (1899-1970)

Birthplace: Eurasia, Russia, Tambov Oblast, Tambov

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