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Grigoriy Chukhray (1921–2001)

Studied at the Moscow Cinema Institute under Soviet film master Mikhail Romm. He found fame after his 1959 film "Ballad of a Soldier" which is considered one of the best Soviet war films and which has played all over the world. See full bio »

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(age 80) in Moscow, Russia

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Known For

Ballad of a Soldier
(1959)
The Forty-first
The Forty-first Director
(1956)
Life Is Beautiful
(1979)
Clear Skies
Clear Skies Director
(1961)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (9 credits)
 1984 Ya nauchu vas mechtat... (Documentary)
 1978 Tryasina
 1973 Memory (Documentary)
 1966 People!
 1961 Clear Skies
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (5 credits)
 1984 Ya nauchu vas mechtat... (Documentary)
 1979 Life Is Beautiful (revisions to original story)
 1978 Tryasina (writer)
 1973 Memory (Documentary) (writer)
 1959 Ballad of a Soldier (as G. Chukhraj)
Hide Hide Show Show Producer (2 credits)
 1967 Beginning of an Unknown Era (producer)
 1954 Nazar Stodolya (producer - as Grigori Chukrai)
 1954 Komandir korablya (assistant director)
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 1986 Mikhail Romm: Confessions of a Director (Documentary)
Himself
 1984 Ya nauchu vas mechtat... (Documentary)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Grigory Chukhrai | G. Chukhraj | Grigori Chukrai
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Trivia:

Graduate of the legendary Russian film school VGIK, also attended by Sergei Parajanov and Mikhail Vartanov See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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