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Sokurov, Aleksandr 1951-

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Most widely held works by Aleksandr Sokurov
Russian ark by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

100 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magically transported to St Petersburg's Hermitage Museum in the early 1700.s, a contemporary filmmaker and a cynical 19th Century French diplomat become accomplices in an extraordinary journey through Russia.s turbulent past to the present day. As they explore the splendid corridors and salons of the Palace, the two men witness astonishing scenes from the Tsarist Empire. The Hermitage is the Russian Ark, affectionately guarding art and history until the world sees better days
Russian ark( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Russian and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[A] modern filmmaker magically finds himself transported to the 18th century. There he embarks on a time-traveling journey through 300 years of Russian history. Filmed with a cast of thousands, three live orchestras and an army of technicians, Russian Ark is the longest uninterrupted shot in film history, and the first feature film ever created in a single take."--Container
Francofonia by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

22 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the Louvre Museum and the relevant meditation on the essential relationship between art, culture, and history
Mother and son = Matʹ i syn = Mutter und Sohn by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

50 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against one stunning landscape after another, this is the tale of a son, his dying mother, and the enormous loss that impends as their ultimate separation approaches
Faust by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

45 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An updated take on the famous play by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Alexander Sokurov directs Johannes Zeiler as Faust, a man who sells his soul to the devil
The sun by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

31 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan, August, 1945. Millions of Japanese are stunned to hear the voice of their emperor for the first time, as he commands his people to cease all fighting. Though the address saves the life of countless Japanese and thousands more Allied forces, the victorious powers insist Emperor Hirohito appears before a military tribunal. This film chronicles the events leading up to Hirohito's momentous speech, the historic renunciation of his divine status, and his meetings with General Douglas MacArthur, the commander-in-chief of the occupying American forces, who advises his own president not to declare the Japanese leader a war criminal
Aleksandra by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Russian and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a desolate, sun-sorched corner of the world, an elderly woman has come to see her beloved grandson. He is a young officer stationed at a remote military outpost. With the enemy just beyond the compound, she wanders the barracks, observing the routines of military life, before making a sudden trip into the outlying countryside
Moloch by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

42 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an ominous fortress perched high above the clouds, everything seems in order for a reposing 24 hours. It is the spring of 1942 in Germany and Eva Braun is the only voice that dares contradict the Fuhrer. Eva is caught up in the complexities of a man incapable of human intimacy, making her as volcanic as her beloved Hitler
Otet︠s︡ i syn = Father and son by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

34 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father (Andrej Shetinin) and Son (Alexei Nejmyshev) live together in a rooftop apartment. Sometimes they seem like brothers. Sometimes even like lovers. Alexei tends to be irresponsible and has problems with his girlfriend. She is jealous of Alexei's close relationship with his father. Despite knowing that all sons must one day live their own lives, Alexei is conflicted. Alexei's father knows he should maybe accept a better job in another city. But who will ease the pain of Alexei's nightmares?
Krug vtoroĭ by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Russian and English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote Siberian village, an anonymous young man emerges from a blizzard to claim his late father's body. As he finds himself in his father's lifeless eyes, the reluctant young pilgrim discovers that they have more in common dead than alive
Alʹtovai︠a︡ sonata : Dmitriĭ Shostakovich = Sonata for viola = Sonate pour alto( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Russian and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary portrait of Dmitri Shostakovich
Dukhovnye golosa : iz dnevnikov voĭny, povestvovanie v pi︠a︡ti chasti︠a︡kh( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Russian and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five-part documentary about the desolate and dangerous lives of the Russian soldiers stationed along Tajikistan-Afghanistan border
Povinnostʹ : iz dnevnikov komandira korabli︠a︡( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Russian and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary-like program about the lonely and isolated lives of the captain and sailors stationed aboard a Russian battleship in the Barents Sea
Dialogues with Solzhenitsyn( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in Russian and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remarkable portrait showing us the inner world of the great Russian writer, Alexander Solzhenitsyn. The documentary is based on Sokurov's talks with Solzhenitsyn and his wife (Sokurov's small crew was the first to receive Solzhenitsyn's permission to shoot in the writer's house near Moscow). The film's focus is not strictly biographical; the writer is of interest to the filmmaker more for his attitudes, thoughts and present life, than for his legendary past
Élégie paysanne = Elegy of the land by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Russian and English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maria": Made in memory of Russian peasant Maria Semionovna Voinova, a woman who grew flax, and after her death, her secrets and methods of working the fields were lost. "The last day of a rainy summer": Filmed on a kolkhoz, a collective farm. After several years of low crop yields, the kolkhoz was in poor condition
Alexandra by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een grootmoeder bezoekt haar kleinzoon, die ze zeven jaar niet gezien heeft en die als officier ergens in de Kaukasus gelegerd is
Moskovskai︠a︡ ėlegii︠a︡ = L'elegia di Mosca = L'elégie di Moscou = Moskvaelegin = Die Moskauer Elegie by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in Russian and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using thematically representative scenes from Andrei Tarkovsky's films, Sokurov captures the great director's struggle between personal expression and state-supported supression. Focuses on his abscence and what he left behind. Funeral footage
Élégie de la traversée by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in Russian and French and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Élégie de la traversée, Sokurov crosses vast terrain, sails the high seas, and stumbles through congested cities to arrive at the doors of the empty Boijmans Museum in Rotterdam. Only then does he discover that the goal of his voyage was to bask in the power of St. Mary's Square, a beautiful landscape by Peter Saenredam. In Rober, schastlivai︠a︡ zhiznʹ, the director meditates on the work of French romantic artist Hubert Robert, whose paintings of lost ruins evoke the same nostalgia and lyricism of Sokurov's own moody films
World short films : a Cinema 16 release ; produced by Luke Morris and Ben Lederman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen short films by international filmmakers, some of which are very rare
Sokurov : early masterworks( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in Russian and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A deluxe collector's set featuring three early masterworks by visionary Russian filmmaker Alexander Sokurov in newly translated and restored director's cuts: "Whispering pages, a brooding beautiful film inspired by nineteenth century Russian literature, primarily Dostoevsky's Crime and punishment. Stone, a mysterious tale about a young night watchman's encounter with the ghost of Chekhov, and Save and protect, a visually sumptuous adaptation of Flaubert's Madame Bovary"--Container
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Otet︠s︡ i syn = Father and son
Otet︠s︡ i syn = Father and son
Alternative Names
Aleksander Sokurow

Aleksandr Nikolayevich Sokurov

Aleksandr Sokoerov Russisch filmregisseur

Aleksandr Sokúrov

Aleksandr Sokúrov director de cine y guionista ruso

Aleksandr Sokúrov director de cinema rus

Aleksandr Sokúrov director de cinema ruso

Aleksandr Sokurov regista russo

Alekszandr Szokurov

Alexander Nikolajevič Sokurov

Alexander Nikolajewitsch Sokurow Russischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Alexander Sokurov regjisor rus

Alexander Sokurov Russian film director

Alexander Sokurov Russisch filmregisseur

Alexandr Sokurov

Alexandr Sokurov ruský filmový režisér, kameraman a scenárista

Alexandre Sokourov réalisateur russe

Sokhurov, Aleksandr

Sokoerov, Aleksandr

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Αλεξάντερ Σοκούροφ

Александар Сокуров руски филмски режисер

Аляксандр Мікалаевіч Сакураў

Сокуров, А. (Александр Николаевич), 1951-

Сокуров Александр

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Сокуров Олександр Миколайович

Сокуров Олександр Миколайович радянський і російський кінорежисер, сценарист

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