Tag: Ukraine

Joseph Conrad

(1857–1924) Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski Works: • A Personal Record (1912) • A Set of Six (1908) • Almayer’s Folly (1895) • Amy Foster (1901) • An Outcast of the Islands (1896) • Chance: A Tale in Two Parts (1913)…

Leon Trotsky

(1879–1940) Lev Davidovich Bronshtein Trotsky in Art: Kahlo, Frida (1907-1954) Autorretrato dedicado a León Trotsky 1937 National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington     Trotsky in Film: Frida 2002 Director: Julie Taymor Starring: Salma Hayek, Alfred Molina   Born November 7 1879…

Wojciech Pszoniak

(1942–2020) Filmography as Actor: Danton 1983 Director: Andrzej Wajda Starring: Gérard Depardieu, Wojciech Pszoniak   Born May 2 1942 Lwów, Poland, now Lviv (Ukraine) Died October 19 2020 Warsaw (Poland) Occupation Actor

Otto Preminger

(1905–1986) Otto Ludwig Preminger Filmography as Director: Bonjour Tristesse 1958 Director: Otto Preminger Starring: Deborah Kerr, David Niven   Born December 5 1905 Vyzhnytsia (Ukraine) Died April 23 1986 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Alzheimer’s / Lung cancer Occupation Film director…

Léopold Zborowski

(1889–1932) Zborowski in Art: Modigliani, Amedeo (1884-1920) Léopold Zborowski 1916 Museu de Arte, São Paulo     Modigliani, Amedeo (1884-1920) Léopold Zborowski 1918 Private collection     Zborowski in Film: Montparnasse 19 1958 Director: Jacques Becker Starring: Gérard Philipe, Anouk Aimée   Born March…