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Yuriy Norshteyn

Born to Jewish parents and raised in a Moscow suburb, Yuriy Norshteyn painted as a hobby and trained as a carpenter before studying animation. He directed his first film in 1968 and made a series of short films notable for their attention to atmosphere and fine detail, using a multiplane camera to create the illusion of three-dimensional depth. ... See full bio »

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  The Overcoat (animator) (post-production)
 2003 Winter Days (animator)
 1982 Osen (Short) (animator)
 1981 O sport, ty - mir! (Documentary) (animator)
 1980 I s vami snova ya (Short) (animator)
 1979 Tale of Tales (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1977 Ya k vam lechu vospominanem (Short) (animator)
 1976 38 popugaev (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1975 Hedgehog in the Fog (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1974 The Heron and the Crane (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1974 Shapoklyak (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1973 The Fox and the Hare (Short) (animator)
 1973 Avrora (TV Short) (animator)
 1973 Aybolit i Barmaley (TV Short) (animator)
 1973 Chasy s kukushkoy (TV Short) (animator)
 1972 Cheburashka (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1972/I Mama (Short) (animator)
 1972 Novogodnyaya skazka (TV Short) (animator)
 1971 Losharik (Short) (animator)
 1971 The Battle of Kerzhenets (Short) (animator)
 1971 General Toptygin (TV Short) (animator)
 1970 Pismo (Short) (animator)
 1969 Seasons (Short) (animator)
 1968 25 October, the First Day (Short) (animator)
 1968 Komediant (Short) (animator)
 1968 Ostorozhno, shchuka! (Short) (animator)
 1967 The Mitten (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1966 My Green Crocodile (Short) (animator)
 1966 Podi tuda, ne znayu kuda (animator)
 1965 Kanikuly Bonifatsiya (Short) (artist - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1964 Levsha (Short) (animator)
 1963 Mister Tvister (Short) (animator)
 1962 Kto skazal myau? (Short) (animator)
 1962 Dve skazki (Short) (animator)
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Alternate Names:

Yu. Norshteyn | Yuri Norstein

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