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Yuri Norstein

Born to Jewish parents and raised in a Moscow suburb, Yuri Norstein 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. His ... See full bio »

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Skazka skazok Animation Department
Secha pri Kerzhentse Animation Department
Shinel Animation Department
Dostoyanie respubliki Animation Department


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 2003 Fuyu no hi (Short) (animator)
 1982 Olimpioniki (Short) (animator)
 1982 Osen (Short) (animator)
 1981 Shinel (animator)
 1981 O Sport, You Are Peace! (Documentary) (animator)
 1980 I s vami snova ya (Short) (animator)
 1979 Skazka skazok (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norstein)
 1977 Ya k vam lechu vospominanem (Short) (animator)
 1976 38 popugaev (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norstein)
 1975 Yozhik v tumane (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norstein)
 1975 Tsaplya i zhuravl (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norstein)
 1974 Shapoklyak (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1973 Avrora (TV Short) (animator - as Yuriy Norshteyn)
 1973 Aybolit i Barmaley (TV Short) (animator - as Yuriy Norshteyn)
 1973 Chasy s kukushkoy (TV Short) (animator - as Yuriy Norshteyn)
 1973 Lisa i zayats (Short) (animator)
 1972 Cheburashka (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1972/I Mama (Short) (animator)
 1972 Novogodnyaya skazka (TV Short) (animator - as Yuriy Norshteyn)
 1972 Zavetnaya mechta (Short) (animator)
 1972 Dostoyanie respubliki (animator - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1971 General Toptygin (TV Short) (animator - as Yuriy Norshteyn)
 1971 Losharik (Short) (animator)
 1971 Myachik i malchik (Short) (animator - as Yuriy Norshteyn)
 1971 Samyy mladshyy dozhdik (TV Short) (animator - as Yuriy Norshteyn)
 1971 Secha pri Kerzhentse (Short) (animator)
 1970 Pismo (Short) (animator)
 1969 Seasons (Short) (animator)
 1969 Skazka pro kolobok (Short) (animator)
 1968 25-e - pervyy den (Short) (animator)
 1968 Komediant (Short) (animator - as Yuriy Norshteyn)
 1968 Ostorozhno, shchuka! (Short) (animator - as Yuriy Norshteyn)
 1967 Legenda o zlom velikane (Short) (animator)
 1967 Varezhka (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norstein)
 1966 Moy zelenyy krokodil (Short) (animator)
 1966 Podi tuda, ne znayu kuda (animator - as Yuriy Norshteyn)
 1965 Kak odin muzhik dvukh generalov prokormil (Short) (animator - as Yuriy Norshteyn)
 1965 Kanikuly Bonifatsiya (Short) (artist - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1964 Levsha (Short) (animator)
 1963 Mister Tvister (Short) (animator)
 1962 Dve skazki (Short) (animator)
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