Mikhail Krichman was born on June 17, 1967 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Mikhail Vladimirovich Krichman. He is a cinematographer and writer, known for The Return (2003), Leviathan (2014) and Loveless (2017). See full bio »
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Known For

The Return
The Return Cinematographer
Leviathan Cinematographer
Loveless Cinematographer
Ovsyanki Cinematographer


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  Blowers (TV Series) (1 episode) (pre-production)
 2017 Loveless
 2016 The Trio (Short)
 2016 Podarok Very (Short)
 2014 Miss Julie
 2014 Leviathan
 2013 Zimniy put
 2010 Ovsyanki
 2009 Apocrypha (Short)
 2003 The Return
 2000 Chyornaya komnata (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Obscure (2000)
- Busido (2000)
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 2000 Chyornaya komnata (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- Obscure (2000) ... (screenplay)
Hide Hide Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
 2011 Elena (camera)
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 2017 The 2017 European Film Awards (TV Movie)
Himself - Winner: European Cinematographer - Prix Carlo di Palma
 2014 The 2014 European Film Awards (TV Movie)
Himself - Film patron: Leviathan

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According to Andrey Zvyagintsev, he learned cinematography by reading American Cinematographer magazine.

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