Director,
Writer
Born 1959, USSR
 
 
Aleksandr VELEDINSKY
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Александр ВЕЛЕДИНСКИЙ
Aleksandr VELEDINSKI
Filmography (extracts)
 
Director
2020 - The Solovki Archipelago (Обитель (сериал 2020)) [fiction, TV serial, 55 mn]
2018 - In the port of Cape Town (В Кейптаунском порту) [fiction, 110 mn]
2013 - The Geographer Has Drunk Away The Globe (Географ глобус пропил) [fiction, 120 mn]
2011 - Experiment 5ive - Portrait (Эксперимент 5ive - Портрет) [fiction, 6 mn]
2005 - Alive (Живой) [fiction, 96 mn]
2004 - Ruskoe (Русское) [fiction, 120 mn]
2001 - Just the Two of Us (Ты да я, да мы с тобой) [fiction, 28 mn]
1994 - Natural (Натурал) [short film]
1994 - Anfan Terribl (Анфан Террибль E.T.)
 
Writer
2020 - The Solovki Archipelago (Обитель (сериал 2020)) by Aleksandr VELEDINSKY [fiction, TV serial, 55 mn]
2018 - In the port of Cape Town (В Кейптаунском порту) by Aleksandr VELEDINSKY [fiction, 110 mn]
2013 - The Geographer Has Drunk Away The Globe (Географ глобус пропил) by Aleksandr VELEDINSKY [fiction, 120 mn]
2011 - Experiment 5ive - Portrait (Эксперимент 5ive - Портрет) by Aleksandr VELEDINSKY [fiction, 6 mn]
2005 - Alive (Живой) by Aleksandr VELEDINSKY [fiction, 96 mn]
2004 - Ruskoe (Русское) by Aleksandr VELEDINSKY [fiction, 120 mn]
2002 - Brigade (Бригада) by Aleksey SIDOROV [fiction, TV serial, 750 mn]
2001 - Just the Two of Us (Ты да я, да мы с тобой) by Aleksandr VELEDINSKY [fiction, 28 mn]
 
Site : IMDb

Awards :
The Geographer Has Drunk Away The Globe :
Best film, Annual award of the Guild of Historians of Cinema and Film Critics, Moscow (Russia), 2014
Best directing, Annual award of the Guild of Historians of Cinema and Film Critics, Moscow (Russia), 2014
First prize, Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2013
Prize of Film Distributor's Jury, Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2013
First prize, Honfleur Russian Film Festival, Honfleur (France), 2013
Alive :
Best Screenplay, Annual award of the Guild of Historians of Cinema and Film Critics, Moscow (Russia), 2006
Best Screenplay, Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2006
Best directing, Festival Russian kino 'Moscow Premier Screenings', Moscow (Russia), 2006
Best Screenplay, "NIKA" Prizes, Moscow (Russia), 2006
Ruskoe :
Special Jury prize, Festival ''Cinema and literature'', Gatchina (Russia), 2005
Guild of Historians of Cinema and Film Critics Prize, Window to Europe Film Festival, Vyborg, Vyborg (Russia), 2004
Just the Two of Us :
Prix du meilleur court métrage au Festival Kinoshock à Anapa, 2001
Prix du meilleur court métrage de fiction au Festival Man to Man à Saint-Pétersbourg, 2002

Biography
Director and script-writer. Born on 27 July 1959, Gorky (now Nizhny Novgorod). Graduated from the Gorky Polytechnic (1981), and the Directorsí section of the Higher Courses for Script-writers and Directors (1995, course of Alexander Proshkin and Valery Priyomykhov); diploma work ìJust the Two of Usî (short, 2001) participated in the programme ìA Certain Viewî (Un Certain Regard) at the IFF in Cannes, and received prizes at international and national film festivals. Co-author of the script of some of the most popular television serials, The Truckers, The Brigade, The Law.
Source : www.kinotavr.ru
 

Commentaries and bibliography
- Sept films russes sur la survie dans l’enfer du goulag Alexandra GOUZEVA, 2021, RUSSIA BEYOND
- Aleksandr Veledinskii: In the Port of Cape Town (V Keiptaunskom portu, Russia, 2019) Andrei ROGATCHEVSKI, 2020, Kinokultura
- «В Кейптаунском порту»: Многоходовочка, как в море лодочка Лидия МАСЛОВА, 2019, seance.ru
- Two Decades of Post-Soviet Cinema : Taking Stock of Our Stocktaking , Seth GRAHAM, 2008, kinokultura.com
- Aleksandr Veledinskii : Alive (Zhivoi, 2006) , Yelena MONASTIREVA-ANSDELL, 2007, kinokultura.com
- Живой «Сеансу» отвечают… , Group of authors, 2006, seance.ru
- Жар нежных , Lidia MASLOVA, 2006, seance.ru
- Живой , Dmitry BYKOV, , Maksim CHERTANOV, , Igor PORUBLEV, 2006, Сеанс
- Aleksandr Veledinskii, Russian [Russkoe] (2004) , Anthony ANEMONE, 2005, kinokultura.com