Grigori Kozintsev
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1905
Birth Place:
Kiev, Ukraine, Russian Empire

Biography

Russian filmmaker, Grigori Kozintsev was among the founders of the notorious Factory of Eccentric Actors. He next move on to collaborate with director Leonid Trauberg in such films as the satirical New Babylon (1931). The two remained together until just after producing the post-war drama Plain People, a 1945 film that was not released by authorities until the mid '50s. Kozintsev and Trauberg...