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Aleksandr Dovzhenko (1894–1956)


Aleksandr Dovzhenko was born on September 10, 1894 in Vyunishche, Sosnitsa Ueyzd, Chernigov Governorate, Russian Empire as Aleksandr Petrovich Dovzhenko. He was a writer and director, known for Earth (1930), Shors (1939) and Life in Bloom (1949). He was married to Yuliya Solntseva. He died on November 25, 1956 in Moscow, Russian SFSR, USSR [now ... See full bio »

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Earth Writer
(1930)
Shors Writer
(1939)
Life in Bloom Writer
(1949)
Arsenal Writer
(1929)

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 2014 Mother. In the Name of the Millions (Short) (original story - 1949)
 1988 Zahybel bohiv (Short) (story)
 1967 Nezabyvaemoe (story "The Ukraine in Flames")
 1964 Enchanted Desna (writer)
 1961 The Story of the Flaming Years (screenplay)
 1958 Poem of the Sea (writer - as A. Dovzhenko)
 1949 Farewell, America (writer)
 1949 Life in Bloom (writer)
 1945 Native Land (Documentary) (author's text)
 1943 Ukraine in Flames (Documentary) (commentary)
 1940 Osvobozhdeniye (Documentary) (screenplay)
 1939 Shors (writer)
 1935 Frontier
 1932 Ivan (written by)
 1930 Earth (written by)
 1929 Arsenal (writer)
 1928 Zvenigora (supervising writer)
 1926 Yagodka lyubvi (Short)
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Alternate Names:

Alexandre Dovjenko | A. Dovzhenko | Alexander Dovzhenko | Oleksandr Dovzhenko
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Studied painting before turning his attention to cinema in 1926. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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