Boris Barnet

Born: 16 June 1901, Moscow
Died: 8 January 1965, Riga, Latvia (place)

Highlighted works

  • DOM NA TRUBNOI

    DOM NA TRUBNOI

    A gently satirical comedy about everyday life in a communal tenement in 1920s Moscow, made by the great comic director Boris Barnet.

  • OKRAINA

    OKRAINA

    Boris Barnet’s first sound film is a tragicomic drama set in a remote Russian village during the turbulent 1910s.

  • NEOBYCHAINIYE PRIKLUCHENIYA MISTERA VESTA V STRANYE BOLSHEVIKOV

    NEOBYCHAINIYE PRIKLUCHENIYA MISTERA VESTA V STRANYE BOLSHEVIKOV

    Soviet pioneer Lev Kuleshov’s entertaining comedy is part action movie, part western, part detective film, part light-hearted political satire and part pioneering cinematic manifesto.

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