Director,
Writer
Born in 1945, USSR
 
 
Vadim ABDRASHITOV
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Вадим Юсупович АБДРАШИТОВ
Vadim ABDRACHITOV
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Director
2003 - Magnitnye buri (Магнитные бури) [fiction, 93 mn]
1997 - Vremya Tantsora (Время танцора) [fiction, 163 mn]
1995 - Pyesa dlya pasazhira (Пьеса для пассажира) [fiction, 103 mn]
1991 - Armavir (Армавир) [fiction, 130 mn]
1988 - Sluga (Слуга) [fiction, 141 mn]
1986 - Plyumbum, ili opasnaya igra (Плюмбум, или опасная игра) [fiction, 97 mn]
1984 - Parad planet (Парад планет) [fiction, 97 mn]
1982 - Ostanovilsya poyezd (Остановился поезд) [fiction, 96 mn]
1980 - Okhota na lis (Охота на лис) [fiction, 97 mn]
1978 - Povorot (Поворот) [fiction, 99 mn]
1976 - Slovo dlya zashchity (Слово для защиты) [fiction, 98 mn]
1974 - Ostanovite Potapova! (Остановите Потапова!) [fiction, 33 mn]
1973 - Reportazh s asfalta (Репортаж с асфальта) [documentary, 8 mn]
 
Writer
1973 - Reportazh s asfalta (Репортаж с асфальта) by Vadim ABDRASHITOV [documentary, 8 mn]

Author :

Awards :
Special Prize, Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Russia, 2015
Magnitnye buri :
Best directing, Golden Eagle awards, Moscow (Russia), 2004
Best directing, Annual award of the Guild of Historians of Cinema and Film Critics, Moscow (Russia), 2003
Best directing, "NIKA" Prizes, Moscow (Russia), 2003
Special Jury prize, Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2003
Pyesa dlya pasazhira :
Silver Bear, Berlin International Film Festival : Berlinale, Berlin (Germany), 1995
Sluga :
Special Prize, Berlin International Film Festival : Berlinale, Berlin (Germany), 1989
Plyumbum, ili opasnaya igra :
Italian Senate's Gold Medal, Venice International Film Festival, Venice (Italy), 1987
Vremya Tantsora :
Prix du meilleur scénario au concours « zerkalo » consacré au centenaire du cinéma, 1996 Prix Nika du meilleur scénario, 1997 Premier prix au Festival "Kinotavr", 1998
Magnitnye buri :
Prix de la meilleure réalisation au Festival Pacific Meridian de Vladivostok, 2003
Parad planet :
"Plateau d'or" de la meilleure réalisation au Festival de Avellino, 1985
Sluga :
Prix du Jury Oecuménique au Festival de Berlin, 1989
Prix Nika du meilleur scénario, 1989

Biography
Born in 1945 in Kharkov. Studied at the Alma-Ata technical school of railroad transport (1959—1961), in the Moscow institute of physics and technology (1961—1964). Graduated from MHTI (1967) and the directors’ department of VGIK (1974, started to study with M.Romm, then studied with L.Kulidzhanov). With the course movie «Stop Potapov!» he defended the diploma and finished the institute a year earlier. Since 1974 he is a director at «Mosfilm» Studio. A teacher at VGIK (head of the class of fiction film direction). Merited worker of arts of the Russian Federation (1987). Winner of the Lenin komsomol prize (1979). Winner of the Vasiliev Brothers state prize of the Russian Federation (1984). Winner of the state prize of the USSR (1988). Winner of the «Golden Oven» prize (1997) and «Nika» (2003).
 

commentaries
- Le cinéma russe, vingt-cinq ans déjà... , Marilyne FELLOUS, 2010, kinoglaz.fr
- The imperial trace : recent Russian cinema , Nancy CONDEE, 2009, Oxford University Press
- 90-е. Кино, которое мы потеряли , Larisa MALUKOVA, 2007, Зебра Е ; 2007 г.
- Vadim Abdrashitov: Magnetic Storms (Magnitnye buri) (2003) , Birgit BEUMERS, 2003, kinokultura.com