Director,
Writer,
Actor,
Producer
Born 1962, USSR (Ukraine)
 
 
Valery TODOROVSKY
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Валерий Петрович ТОДОРОВСКИЙ
Valeri TODOROVSKI
Filmography (extracts)
 
Director
2020 - Hypnosis (Гипноз) [fiction, 112 mn]
2019 - Odessa (Одесса) [fiction, 130 mn]
2017 - Bolshoy (Большой) [fiction, 132 mn]
2013 - The Thaw (Оттепель) [full length film]
2008 - Hipsters / Modefreak (Стиляги) [fiction, 136 mn]
2007 - Vice (Тиски) [fiction, 126 mn]
2004 - My Step-Brother Frankenstein (Мой сводный брат Франкенштейн) [fiction, 111 mn]
2002 - The Lover (Любовник) [fiction, 96 mn]
1998 - Land of the deaf (Страна глухих) [fiction, 115 mn]
1994 - Katya Ismaylova (Подмосковные вечера) [fiction, 96 mn]
1991 - Love (Любовь) [fiction, 109 mn]
1990 - Katafalk (Катафалк) [fiction, 72 mn]
 
Writer
2013 - The Geographer Has Drunk Away The Globe (Географ глобус пропил) from Aleksandr VELEDINSKY [fiction, 120 mn]
2013 - The Thaw (Оттепель) from Valery TODOROVSKY [full length film]
2006 - Posledniy zaboy (Последний забой) from Sergey BOBROV [fiction, full length film]
2000 - Mesto menya (Вместо меня) from Vladimir BASOV jr. [fiction, full length film]
1998 - Land of the deaf (Страна глухих) from Valery TODOROVSKY [fiction, 115 mn]
1993 - Over the Dark Water (Над темной водой) from Dmitry MESKHIEV [fiction, 96 mn]
1991 - Love (Любовь) from Valery TODOROVSKY [fiction, 109 mn]
1991 - Cynics (Циники) from Dmitry MESKHIEV [fiction, 106 mn]
1991 - Otdushina (Отдушина)
1990 - Gambrinus (Гамбринус) from Dmitry MESKHIEV [fiction, 88 mn]
1990 - Morskoy volk (Морской волк) from Igor APASIAN [TV fiction, 280 mn]
1988 - Bich bozhiy (Бич божий)
1987 - Chelovek svity (Человек свиты)
1986 - Dvoynik (Двойник) from Rikhard PIKS [fiction, 83 mn]
 
Actor
2004 - Amerikanets (Американец) from Aleksey BALABANOV [fiction]
1977 - A Strange Woman (Странная женщина) from Yuli RAIZMAN [fiction, 147 mn]
 
Producer
2024 - Adults (Взрослые) from Yekaterina TODOROVSKAYA [fiction, serial, 360 mn]
2023 - Kesha must die (Кеша должен умереть) from Konstantin BOGOMOLOV [serial]
2021 - Danube (Дунай) from Liubov MULMENKO [fiction, 108 mn]
2020 - Hypnosis (Гипноз) from Valery TODOROVSKY [fiction, 112 mn]
2019 - Odessa (Одесса) from Valery TODOROVSKY [fiction, 130 mn]
2018 - The Tutor (Ваш репетитор) from Anton KOLOMEYETS [fiction, full length film]
2017 - Bolshoy (Большой) from Valery TODOROVSKY [fiction, 132 mn]
2014 - Merry Fellows:) (Весёлые ребята;)) from Aleksey_2 BOBROV [fiction, 88 mn]
2013 - The Geographer Has Drunk Away The Globe (Географ глобус пропил) from Aleksandr VELEDINSKY [fiction, 120 mn]
2013 - The Thaw (Оттепель) from Valery TODOROVSKY [full length film]
2012 - The Iron Ivan (Поддубный) from Gleb ORLOV [fiction, 124 mn]
2010 - Minors under 16 (Детям до 16) from Andrey KAVUN [fiction, 75 mn]
2009 - Oxygen (Кислород) from Ivan VYRYPAEV [fiction, 75 mn]
2009 - Pikap : Syom bez pravil (Пикап: Съём без правил) from Felix GERCHIKOV [fiction, 78 mn]
2009 - Kandahar (Кандагар) from Andrey KAVUN [fiction, 100 mn]
2008 - Kacheli (Качели) from Anton SIVERS [fiction, 84 mn]
2008 - A Real Dad (Реальный папа) from Sergey BOBROV [fiction, 85 mn]
2007 - Seven Stalls (Семь кабинок) from Dmitry MESKHIEV [fiction, 95 mn]
2007 - Vice (Тиски) from Valery TODOROVSKY [fiction, 126 mn]
2006 - Hunting for Piranha (Охота на пиранью) from Andrey KAVUN [fiction, 125 mn]
2006 - Posledniy zaboy (Последний забой) from Sergey BOBROV [fiction, full length film]
2006 - The Kiss of Butterfly (Поцелуй бабочки) from Anton SIVERS [fiction, 93 mn]
2006 - Countdown (Обратный отсчет) from Vadim SHMELYEV [fiction, 110 mn]
2003 - Idiot (Идиот) from Vladimir BORTKO [TV fiction, full length film]
2003 - Linii sudby (Линии судьбы)
1993 - Idiot’s dreams (Мечты идиота) from Vasili PICHUL [fiction, 92 mn]
1991 - The Miss (Кикс) from Sergey LIVNEV [fiction, 95 mn]
1991 - Love (Любовь) from Valery TODOROVSKY [fiction, 109 mn]
1989 - Law (Закон) from Vladimir NAUMOV [fiction, 139 mn]
 
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Awards :
Prix TEFI 2003 pour la production de l'Idiot à la télévision
Odessa :
Best Cinematography, Golden Eagle awards, Moscow (Russia), 2020
Best music, Golden Eagle awards, Moscow (Russia), 2020
Best Set Decoration, Golden Eagle awards, Moscow (Russia), 2020
Hypnosis :
Prize Newspaper "Kommersant Weekend", Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2020
Bolshoy :
Best Screenplay, Golden Eagle awards, Moscow (Russia), 2018
Hipsters / Modefreak :
Best feature film, Golden Eagle awards, Moscow (Russia), 2010
Audience Award, Days of Russian cinema in Limoges, Limoges (France), 2010
Audience Award, Nantes Russian Film Festival, Nantes (France), 2010
First prize, Middle East International Film Festival : MEIFF, Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates), 2009
My Step-Brother Frankenstein :
Best directing, Golden Eagle awards, Moscow (Russia), 2005
Guild of Historians of Cinema and Film Critics Prize, Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2004
Best Screenplay, Honfleur Russian Film Festival, Honfleur (France), 2004
The Lover :
Audience Award, Honfleur Russian Film Festival, Honfleur (France), 2002
First prize, Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2002
Guild of Historians of Cinema and Film Critics Prize, Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2002
Land of the deaf :
Best film, Award "White Elephant", Moscow (Russia), 1999
Best Screenplay, Honfleur Russian Film Festival, Honfleur (France), 1998
The Lover :
Prix au Festival de San Sebastian, 2002
My Step-Brother Frankenstein :
Aigle d'or de la meilleure réalisation, 2004
Prix de la FIPRESCI au Festival de Kalovy Vary, 2004
Katya Ismaylova :
Prix Nika de la meilleure image, 1994
Prix de la presse, 1994
Land of the deaf :
Prix du meilleur premier film au Festival de Seatle, 1998

Biography
Scriptwriter, director, producer. Born on 8 May 1962 in Odessa. Graduated from the scriptwriting and film history department of the Film Institute VGIK (1984). Debut in cinema as scriptwriter: «The Double» (1986, with Andris Kolbergs), «The Man of Following» (1987), «Gambrinus» (1990), «The Sea Wolf» (1990), «A Vent», «The Cynics», «Love» (1991), «Over Dark Water» (1993), etc. Adviser to the General Director of the television channel «Russia» on film production. Winner of professional film awards, prize winner of Russian and international film festivals.
 

Commentaries and bibliography
- До, во время и после войны [Avant, pendant et après la guerre] Виктор ФИЛИМОНОВ, 2023, kinoart.ru
- Премьера сериала Валерия Тодоровского Надвое прошла на вокзале Сусанна АЛЬПЕРИНА, 2022, rg.ru
- 'Stilyagi' [Les Zazous, 2008], le film musical qui donne envie de chanter en russe 2021, musicalavenue.fr
- Bolshoï (2017) [Valeri Todorovski] Julien MORVAN, 2021, Perestroikino
- Cette blogueuse expliquant sur YouTube les films soviétiques aux étrangers Ekaterina SINELCHTCHIKOVA, 2021, RUSSIA BEYOND
- Valerii Todorovskii: Hypnosis (Gipnoz, 2020) Justin WILMES, 2021, Kinokultura
- Валерий Тодоровский 2020, chapaev.media
- Valerii Todorovskii: Odessa (2019) Vincent BOHLINGER, 2020, Kinokultura
- Кинотавр-2019: «Одесса» Валерия Тодоровского Ольга КАСЬЯНОВА, 2019, seance.ru
- Les 100 films les plus cultes de Russie et d'URSS [selon RUSSIA BEYOND] 2019, RUSSIA BEYOND
- The Most Significant Russian Films of the Last Decade [2005-2016] 2019, Academic Studies Press
- Bolshoi (2017) : le test complet du DVD Philippe GAUTREAU, 2018, dvdfr.com
- Valerii Todorovskii: The Bolshoi (Bol’shoi, 2017) Tim HARTE, 2018, Kinokultura
- Большой и маленькие Ольга КАСЬЯНОВА, 2017, seance.ru
- Pourquoi les zazous font leur retour en Russie [Les Zazous de Valery Todorovski] Maria KOUZMINA, 2017, RUSSIA BEYOND
- За что нас любить [Любовь (1991), Валерий Тодоровский] Ирина МАК, 2014, lechaim.ru
- Valerii Todorovskii: The Thaw (Ottepel), 2013) Lilya NEMCHENKO, 2014, Kinokultura
- Valerii Todorovskii: The Thaw (Ottepel), 2013) Tatiana KRUGLOVA, 2014, Kinokultura
- Хрусталев, машинку! Андрей АРХАНГЕЛЬСКИЙ, 2013, Огонёк
- Série télé [Le Dégel]. Au temps de l’amour et de la censure Andreï ARKHANGUELSKI, 2013, courrierinternational.com
- Le cinéma russe, vingt-cinq ans déjà... , Marilyne FELLOUS, 2010, kinoglaz.fr
- The Self and the Other in Recent Russian Cinema , Birgit BEUMERS, 2010, kinokultura.com
- L’année de la crise : un regard sur le cinéma russe 2008-2009 , Yelena KVASOVA-DUFFORT, 2009, kinoglaz.fr
- STILYAGI (Hipsters-Les Zazous) Valery Todorovsky/Russie Sarah BOUHALLIT, 2009, lesarcs-filmfest.blogspot.com
- Valerii Todorovskii : Hipsters(Stiliagi, 2008) , Volha ISAKOVA, 2009, kinokultura.com
- Valerii Todorovskii : Vice (Tiski, 2007) , Andrew CHAPMAN, 2008, kinokultura.com
- 90-е. Кино, которое мы потеряли , Larisa MALUKOVA, 2007, Зебра Е ; 2007 г.
- Valerii Todorovskii: My Stepbrother Frankenstein (Moi svodnyj brat Frankenshtein) (2004) 2004, Adam LOWENSTEIN, kinokultura.com
- Valerii Todorovskii : The Lover (Liubovnik, 2002) , Birgit BEUMERS, 2002, kinokultura.com
- Россия, которую мы придумали , Oleg KOVALOV, 1999, seance.ru
- Le troisième film de Valéri Todorovski : Les Silencieuses, 1998 Didier PÉRON, 1999, Libération
- Vivre sa vie Katia Ismaïlova de Valeri Todorovski Gabriel Landry, 1995, 24 images
- Katia Ismailova Lisa NESSELSON, 1994, variety.com
- В моду входит норма и с нею — Подмосковные вечера АЛЕКСАНДР Ъ-ТИМОФЕЕВСКИЙ, 1994, kommersant.ru
- Lioubov La Quinzaine des réalisateurs (1992) 1992, quinzaine-realisateurs.com
- Любовь Фрагмент сценария , Valery TODOROVSKY, 1989, chapaev.media