Savva Kulish
Date of Birth
Oct 17, 1936
Birth Place:
Odessa, Ukraine, USSR

Biography

A prolific screenwriter and director who played a pivotal role in patching relations within Russia's shattered film administration structures in his final years, Savva Kulish had overseen meetings with Moscow's Union of Filmmakers within days of his death, also serving as leader for the troubled union in the final year of his life. Making his directorial debut with Mertvyy Sezon in 1968, Kulish...