Aleksandr Ivanovsky

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Aleksandr Ivanovsky
Born 29 November 1881
Kazan, Russian Empire
Died 12 January 1968
Leningrad, Soviet Union
Occupation Film director
Years active 1918-1966 (film)

Aleksandr Ivanovsky (1881–1968) was a Russian screenwriter and film director who worked during the Soviet era. Ivanovsky was awarded the Stalin Prize in 1941, for his work on the 1940 film Musical Story. His 1944 operetta film Silva was one of the most popular releases in the Soviet Union that year.[1]

Selected filmography


  1. Spring & Taylor p.50


  • Spring, Derek & Taylor, Richard. Stalinism and Soviet Cinema. Routledge, 2013.

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