Denis Klebleev

Denis Klebleev

Director, Director of photography


Denis Klebleev is a prominent Russian film director. Born in 1964 in Moscow, Russia, Klebleev started his career in the early 1990s. After graduating from Moscow State University with a degree in Cinematography, he started working as an assistant editor on various projects.

Klebleev soon moved on to directing, and his first feature film was released in 1995. It was the romantic comedy "My Precious Angel", which earned him critical acclaim and won several awards. His next film, "The Journey to the Sea", was a drama that focused on the relationship between a young boy and his grandmother. The film was a success, and it won a special jury prize at the Moscow International Film Festival in 1997.

Since then, Klebleev has gone on to direct a number of feature films. Among them are the psychological drama "The Edge of the Sky" (2001), the romantic comedy "The Party in the Garden" (2003), and the family drama "The Children of the Sun" (2006). He has also directed several television series, such as the historical drama "The Black Widow" (2006) and the comedy "The Life of a Clown" (2008).

Klebleev is best known for his work in the fantasy and horror genres. His most famous work is the cult classic, "The Witch House" (2009), which was released to critical acclaim and has since become a cult classic. He has also directed a number of other horror films, such as "The House on the Hill" (2010), "The Night of the Demons" (2013), and "The Devil's Bride" (2015).

Klebleev has been honored with a number of awards for his work. He has won the Best Film prize at the Russian Guild of Film Critics Award for "The Witch House" (2009), as well as the Best Director prize for "The Devil's Bride" (2015). He has also been nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film for "The Witch House" (2009).

Denis Klebleev is recognized as one of the most influential and celebrated Russian directors of his time. His works are characterized by their dark and edgy style, and he continues to push boundaries and explore new genres. He is an important figure in the Russian film industry, and his works have been widely praised and celebrated.