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Georgiy Daneliya (1930–2019)

Georgi Daneliya was born on August 25, 1930 in Tbilisi, Georgia. Since 1939 the family lived in Moscow, where Danelia's father was the chief engineer for the Moscow Underground Metro System. Daneliya's father became a decorated WWII General, specializing in construction of underground bunkers for the Soviet Government. His mother was a good ... See full bio »


(age 88) in Moscow, Russia

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Kin-dza-dza! Director
Autumn Marathon Director
Heads and Tails Director
Serge Director


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 2000 Fortuna
 1994 Nastya
 1990 Pasport
 1986 Kin-dza-dza!
 1983 Slyozy kapali
 1977 Mimino
 1975 Afonya
 1968 Ne goryuy!
 1967 Fitil (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The secret of success/Eureka/Dregs/Problem (1967) ... (In "Problem")
 1965 Tridtsat tri
 1960 Serge
 1959 Tozhe lyudi (Short)
 1958 Vasisualiy Lokhankin (Short)
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G. Daneliya

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Member of the jury at the Berlin International Film Festival in 1976

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