Andrei Konchalovsky

Andrei Sergeyevich Mikhalkov-Konchalovsky OZO (Russian: Андрей Сергеевич Михалков-Кончаловский; born August 20, 1937) is a Russian filmmaker and stage director who has worked in Soviet, Hollywood, and contemporary Russian cinema.[1][2] He is a laureate of the Order "For Merit to the Fatherland", a National Order of the Legion of Honour, an Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters, a Cavalier of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic and a People's Artist of the RSFSR. He is the son of writer Sergey Mikhalkov, and the brother of filmmaker Nikita Mikhalkov.

Andrei Konchalovsky
Андрей Кончаловский
Andrei Konchalovsky in 2018
Andrei Sergeyevich Mikhalkov

(1937-08-20) August 20, 1937 (age 84)
Other namesAndrei Sergeyevich Mikhalkov-Konchalovsky
Alma materMoscow Conservatory
OccupationFilm director, theatre director, screenwriter, producer
Years active1960–present
Notable work
Irina Kandat
(m. 19551957)

(m. 19651969)

Viviane Gaudet
(m. 19691980)

Irina Martynova
(m. 19901997)

(m. 1998)
RelativesNikita Mikhalkov (brother)

Konchalovsky's work[3] has encompassed theatrical motion pictures, telefilms, documentaries, and stage productions. His film credits include Uncle Vanya (1970), Siberiade (1979), Maria's Lovers (1984), Runaway Train (1985), Tango & Cash (1989), House of Fools (2002), The Postman's White Nights (2014), Paradise (2016), and Dear Comrades! (2020). He also directed the 1997 miniseries adaptation of the ancient Greek narrative The Odyssey. Earlier in his career, he was a collaborator of Andrei Tarkovsky. His films have won numerous accolades, including the Cannes Grand Prix Spécial du Jury, a FIPRESCI Award, two Silver Lions, three Golden Eagle Awards, and a Primetime Emmy Award.

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