Nikita Mikhalkov

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Nikita Mikhalkov
Никита Михалков
Председатель Союза кинематографистов России Никита Михалков.jpeg
Nikita Mikhalkov, May 2013
Nikita Sergeyevich Mikhalkov

(1945-10-21) 21 October 1945 (age 77)
Alma materGerasimov Institute of Cinematography
OccupationFilmmaker, actor
Years active1959–present
Anastasiya Vertinskaya (m. 1966–1971)

Tatiana Mikhalkova (m. 1973)
RelativesAndrei Konchalovsky (brother)
Anna Mikhalkova (daughter)
Nadezhda Mikhalkova (daughter)

Nikita Sergeyevich Mikhalkov (Russian: Ники́та Серге́евич Михалко́в; born 21 October 1945) is a Russian filmmaker, actor, and head of the Russian Cinematographers' Union. He was nominated for the Academy Award (1993) for the movie Close to Eden. He won an Academy Award (1995) for Best Foreign Language Film and the Grand Prix of the Cannes Film Festival (1994) for the movie Burnt by the Sun.

In 1996, he was the head of the jury at the 46th Berlin International Film Festival.[1]

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  1. "Berlinale: 1996 Juries". Archived from the original on 2013-05-16. Retrieved 2012-01-01.