Tag: Ukraine

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…

John Malkovich

(1953) John Gavin Malkovich Filmography as Actor: Dangerous Liaisons 1988 Director: Stephen Frears Starring: Glenn Close, John Malkovich     The Man in the Iron Mask 1998 Director: Randall Wallace Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jeremy Irons   Born December 9 1953 Christopher, IL (USA)…

Sergei Bondarchuk

(1920–1994) Sergei Fedorovich Bondarchuk Filmography as Director: Waterloo 1970 Director: Sergei Bondarchuk Starring: Rod Steiger, Christopher Plummer   Born September 25 1920 Bilozerka (Ukraine) Died October 20 1994 Moscow (Russia) Occupation Actor Awards Academy Award Lenin Prize Stalin Prize

Lee Strasberg

(1901–1982) Israel Strassberg Filmography as Actor: The Godfather: Part II 1974 Director: Francis Ford Coppola Starring: Al Pacino, Robert Duvall   Born November 17 1901 Budaniv (Ukraine) Died February 17 1982 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Heart Failure…

Sam Zimbalist

(1904–1958) Filmography as Producer: Quo Vadis 1951 Director: Mervyn LeRoy Starring: Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr     Ben-Hur 1959 Director: William Wyler Starring: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins   Born March 31 1904 Kiev (Ukraine) Died November 4 1958 Roma (Italia) Occupation Producer Awards…

Cattura di Cristo (c.1602)

Caravaggio (1571-1610) Cattura di Cristo (Taking of Christ) c.1602 Oil on canvas, 133 x 171 cm Odessa Museum of Western and Eastern Art, Odessa Stolen in July 2008, it was recovered -badly damaged- in 2010 by German police in Berlin. The…