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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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The Little Grey Wolf Will Come Animation Department
The Battle of Kerzhenets Animation Department
The Overcoat Animation Department
Dostoyanie respubliki Animation Department


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 2003 Winter Days (Short) (animator)
 1982 Olympians (Short) (animator)
 1982 Osen (Short) (animator)
 1981 The Overcoat (animator)
 1981 O Sport, You Are Peace! (Documentary) (animator)
 1980 I s vami snova ya (Short) (animator)
 1979 The Little Grey Wolf Will Come (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norstein)
 1977 Ya k vam lechu vospominanem (Short) (animator)
 1976 38 popugaev (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norstein)
 1975 V gostyakh u gnomov (Short) (animator)
 1975 Hedgehog in the Fog (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norstein)
 1974 Shapoklyak (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norshteyn)
 1974 The Heron and the Crane (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norstein)
 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 The Fox and the Hare (Short) (animator)
 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 Cheburashka (Short) (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 The Battle of Kerzhenets (Short) (animator)
 1970 Pismo (Short) (animator)
 1969 Seasons (Short) (animator)
 1969 Skazka pro kolobok (Short) (animator)
 1968 25 October, the First Day (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 The Mitten (Short) (animator - as Yu. Norstein)
 1966 My Green Crocodile (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 Twister (Short) (animator)
 1962 Dve skazki (Short) (animator)
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