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Mikhail Kalatozov (1903–1973)

Mikhail Kalatozov was born on December 28, 1903 in Tiflis, Russian Empire as Mikhail Kalatozishvili. He was a director and cinematographer, known for The Cranes Are Flying (1957), I Am Cuba (1964) and The Red Tent (1969). He died on March 27, 1973 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR. See full bio »

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Known For

The Cranes Are Flying
I Am Cuba
I Am Cuba Director
The Red Tent
The Red Tent Director
Letter Never Sent


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 1969 The Red Tent (as Mickail K. Kalatozov)
 1964 I Am Cuba (Cuban version, as Mijail Kalatozov)
 1954 True Friends
 1946 Moscow Music Hall (Short)
 1943 Nepobedimye
 1939 Muzhestvo
 1930 Usinatlo
 1930 Salt for Svanetia (Documentary)
 1929 Mkhatis teatris gastrolebi (Documentary)
 1928 Mati samepo (Documentary)
 1927 Tskhenebis pabrika (Documentary)
 1927 Zahesis I turbinis gakhsna (Documentary)
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Alternate Names:

Michail Kalatosow | Mikhail Kalatozishvili | Mickail K. Kalatozov | Mijail Kalatozov

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In 1934-1936 was a general director of film concern Sakhkinmretsvi [ge]. In 1936 left Georgia. See more »

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