Zhukovsky (film)

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Directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin
Dmitri Vasilyev
Written by Anatoli Granberg
Starring Yuri Yurovsky
Music by Vissarion Shebalin
Cinematography Anatoli Golovnya
Tamara Lobova
Release dates
13 July 1950
Running time
90 minutes
Country Soviet Union
Language Russian

Zhukovsky (Russian: Жуковский) is a 1950 Soviet film directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin and Dmitri Vasilyev, based on the life of Russian scientist Nikolai Zhukovsky (1847–1921), founding father of modern aero- and hydrodynamics. In 1950 Pudovkin received the Best Director award at the 5th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival for this film. In 1951 Pudovkin, Shebalin, Golovnya, and Belokurov received the Stalin Prize.


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