Victor Kossakovsky

Victor Kossakovsky

Director, Writer, Producer, Director of photography, Editor, Script

BIO

Documentary film director. Since 1978 he worked at the Leningrad studio of Documentaries as assistant cameraman, assistant director and editor. In 1988 he finished the Higher Courses of Film Writers and Directors in Moscow. Laureate of the "Triumph" Prize, Laureate of the RF State Award and the "Nika" prize. Award-winner of numerous national and international film forums. He started his own production company, Kossakovsky Film Production, based in San Petersburg, to create a cinema with a strong focus in poetics and reality.

Birthday

July 19, 1961

Place of birth

Leningrad, USSR

Known for

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Svyato

In Russian, "Svyato" means "happy". But it is also a nickname for Svyatoslav, the son of director... Read more

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7.1

¡Vivan las Antipodas!

What would be the shortest route between Entre Rios in Argentina and the Chinese metropolis Shang... Read more

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9.5

Hush!

A Russian director films the road works in front of his house for the period of a year. But the c... Read more

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69 Minutes of 86 Days

A 3-year-old girl and her family's long journey from a Greek refugee centre to Uppsala. Read more