Biography

Alexander Nikolayevich Sokurov, (born June 14, 1951) is a Russian filmmaker. His most significant works include a feature film, Russian Ark (2002), filmed in a single unedited shot, and Faust (2011), which was honoured with the Golden Lion, the highest prize for the best film at the Venice Film Festival.

Alexander Nikolayevich Sokurov, (born June 14, 1951) is a Russian filmmaker. His most significant works include a feature film, Russian Ark (2002), filmed in a single unedited shot, and Faust (2011), which was honoured with the Golden Lion, the highest prize for the best film at the Venice Film Festival.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 74

Birthday 1951-06-14

Place of Birth village Podorvikha, Irkutsk Region, RSFSR, USSR, (now Russia)

Official Site http://sokurov.spb.ru/

Also Known As

  • Alexander Sokurov
  • Александр Сокуров

Directing TV ShowsMovies

Элегия Director
2018 The Laughter Amid Tears Director
2015 Francofonia Director
2011 Faust Director
2010 We Need Happiness Director
2009 Reading Book of Blockade Director
2008 Репетиция Director
2007 Alexandra Director
2007 Boris Godounov Director
2006 Elegy of Life: Rostropovich, Vishnevskaya Director
2005 The Sun Director
2004 The Diary of St. Petersburg: Mozart. Requiem Director Director
2003 Father and Son Director
2002 Russian Ark Director
2001 Elegy of a Voyage Director
2001 Taurus Director
2000 Dolce Director
1999 Moloch Director
1998 The Knot Director
1998 Confession Director
1998 The Diary of St. Petersburg: Kozintsev's Flat Director
1997 A Humble Life Director
1997 Petersburg Diary - Opening of the monument to Dostoevsky Director
1997 Mother and Son Director
1996 Robert. A Fortunate Life Director
1996 Oriental Elegy Director
1995 Soldier's Dream Director
1995 Spiritual voices Director
1995 A Soldier's Dream Director
1994 Whispering Pages Director
1993 Elegy From Russia Director
1992 Stone Director
1991 An Example of Intonation Director
1990 To the Events in Transcaucasia Director
1990 The Second Circle Director
1990 A Simple Elegy Director
1990 K sobytiyam v Zakavkazye Director
1990 Leningrad Retrospective Director
1989 Soviet Elegy Director
1989 Petersburg Elegy Director Director
1989 Maria Director
1989 Save and Protect Director
1989 Sonata for Hitler Director
1988 And nothing more Director
1988 Days of Eclipse Director
1987 The Evening Sacrifice Director
1987 Patience Labour Director
1987 Empire Director
1987 Moscow Elegy Director
1987 Mournful Unconcern Director
1987 And Nothing More Director
1986 Elegy Director
1981 Dmitri Shostakovich. Sonata for Viola Director
1980 The Degraded Director
1979 Last day of a rainy summer Director
1978 The Lonely Voice of Man Director
1978 The Last Day of a Rainy Summer Director
1975 Calls R1NN Director
1974 The Automobile Gains in Reliability Director Director
1974 The Earthliest of Concerns Director

Acting

2015 Francofonia
2014 Voice of Sokurov as Himself
2013 The Romanovs: Glory and Fall of the Czars as Himself - Filmmaker
2013 Film about the film as himself
2011 Agnès Varda: From Here to There (1 episode)
2011 The Story of Film: An Odyssey as Himself
2010 We Need Happiness as Narrator (voice)
2008 Alexander Sokurov: Questions about cinema as Himself
2006 Сокуров as himself
2006 Elegy of Life: Rostropovich, Vishnevskaya as Himself
2003 Kira as himself
2003 In One Breath: Alexander Sokurov's Russian Ark as Himself
2001 Elegy of a Voyage
1998 The Knot
1997 Petersburg Diary - Opening of the monument to Dostoevsky
1996 Robert. A Fortunate Life as Narrator
1996 Oriental Elegy as Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
1995 Soldier's Dream
1991 An Example of Intonation as Himself
1990 To the Events in Transcaucasia
1990 A Simple Elegy
1990 Leningrad Retrospective
1989 Soviet Elegy as Narrator (voice)
1989 Petersburg Elegy as Narrator
1988 And nothing more
1987 Moscow Elegy
1979 Last day of a rainy summer
1974 The Automobile Gains in Reliability

Writing

2018 The Laughter Amid Tears Writer
2015 Francofonia Screenplay
2011 Faust Screenplay
2007 Alexandra Writer
2006 Elegy of Life: Rostropovich, Vishnevskaya Writer
2004 The Diary of St. Petersburg: Mozart. Requiem Writer
2002 Russian Ark Dialogue Writer
2001 Elegy of a Voyage Writer
1996 Robert. A Fortunate Life Writer
1996 Oriental Elegy Writer
1995 Spiritual voices Writer
1994 Whispering Pages Screenplay
1993 Elegy From Russia Screenplay
1990 A Simple Elegy Writer
1989 Maria Writer
1989 Sonata for Hitler Writer
1980 The Degraded Writer
1978 The Last Day of a Rainy Summer Writer
1974 The Earthliest of Concerns Writer

Production

2017 The Life Of My Friend Producer
2017 Closeness Producer
1979 Last day of a rainy summer Producer
1974 The Automobile Gains in Reliability Producer

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