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Mikhail Krichman

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), Loveless (2017) and Leviathan (2014). See full bio »

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Known For

The Return Cinematographer
Loveless Cinematographer
Leviathan Cinematographer
Elena Cinematographer


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  Blowers (TV Series) (1 episode) (pre-production)
 2020 Schweppes: New Form (Short)
 2019 Sorokin Trip (Documentary)
 2019 Sheena667
 2018 Bednye lyudi. Kabakovy (Documentary)
 2017 Loveless
 2016 The Trio (Short)
 2016 Podarok Very (Short)
 2014 Miss Julie
 2014 Leviathan
 2011 Elena
 2010 Silent Souls
 2009 Apocrypha (Short)
 2005 Roots
 2003 The Return
 2000 Chyornaya komnata (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Obscure (2000)
- Busido (2000)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Self (4 credits)

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Book: "Elena. History of creation of the movie"

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


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