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Khanzhonkov, Aleksandr Alekseevich 1877-1945

Overview
Works: 20 works in 21 publications in 3 languages and 92 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Periodicals  History 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1995.75, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Aleksandr Alekseevich Khanzhonkov, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Aleksandr Alekseevich Khanzhonkov
The Alloy Orchestra plays Wild and weird : Short film favorites with new music ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 short films with new music performed by the Alloy Orchestra
Proekt Inzhenera Praĭta ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For the first time in Russian film history the setting is industrial: a peat-extraction site, a power plant, workshops, etc. There is a quasi-detective plot. The young and gifted engineer Prite is working on a new system of power supply. The workers support Prite, for his project will improve their working conditions. Rival companies are trying to steal the invention. A struggle ensues. After living through many perils, depicted in the manner of American adventure films, Prite wins."--Evgeni Gromov
Umirai︠u︡shchīĭ lebed ( Visual )
in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gisella, a mute but talented dancer, discovers her lover is unfaithful and leaves home to pursue a ballet career. She attracts the attention of a painter obsessed with portraying death and becomes his model, with tragic results
Petr Chardynin & Pushkin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in Russian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The former touring actor-manager, Petr Chardynin, made an early name for himself and gave Russian cinema a distinctly cultured orientation with Pushkin adaptations like The Queen of Spades (1910) and The House In Kolomna (1913). In the latter Chardynin's protege Mozzhukhin played both a dashing officer and a farcical cook in drag
Class distinctions by Vasiliĭ Goncharov ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in Russian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Despite strict censorship intended to prevent any inflammatory material from reaching the screen, many early Russian films achieved a remarkably candid portrayal of social conditions. Gonsharov's The Peasants' Lot (1912) portrayed the hardship of rural life, while an early film by Bauer, Silent Witnesses (1914) dealt frankly with servants' views of their masters in a Moscow mansion
Filʹmy Atelʹe A. Khanzhonkov i Ko ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Russian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filʹmy Atelʹe A. Khanzhonkov i Ko ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Russian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pervye gody russkoj kinematografii : vospominanii by Aleksandr Alekseevich Khanzhonkov ( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Early Russian cinema ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
First years of Russian cinema : reminiscences by Aleksandr Alekseevich Khanzhonkov ( )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Vīestnik kinematografīi ( )
in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Early Russian cinema ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Early Russian cinema ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A compilation of three early Russian films produced between 1913 and 1915. Wladyslaw Starewicz is now regarded as one of the pioneers of puppet animation. His insect fable The Dragonfly and the Ant (1913) brought him fame. Christmas Eve (1913) is a ribald Gogol adaptation which launched his feature career into fantasy subjects. He also produced several propaganda short films typified by The Lily of Belgium (1915) for the war effort
The cameraman's revenge ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Folklore and legend by British Film Institute ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Drama in a Gyspy camp* (Siversen, 1908) and the unreleased Brigand Brothers* (Goncharov, 1912) are plein air folklore subjects, while a 16th century Russian wedding* (1909) and Rusalka* (1910), both directed by pioneer enthusiast Vasilii Goncharov, show how rapidly Russian cinema espoused national and cultural themes. 40 minutes"--Notes from publisher
Early Russian cinema ( Visual )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of four early Russian films produced between 1908 and 1912 by Russian cinema's leading producer Aleksandr Khanzhonkov, and pioneer director Vasilii Goncharov. In a Gypsy Camp (1908) and the unreleased Brigand Brothers (1912) are folklore while A Sixteenth Century Russian Wedding (1909) shows the influence of history painting and The Mermaid (Rusalka) (1910) draws on French-style special effects to realise Pushkin's legend
Early Russian cinema ( Visual )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of two early Russian films produced between 1910 and 1913. Many Pushkin adaptations appeared during the establishment of the Russian film industry which helped popularise the author. Chardynin, former touring actor-manager gave Russian cinema a distinctly cultured orientation with his films The Queen of Spades (1910) and The House in Kolomna (1913)
 
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Alternative Names
Chanžonkov, A. 1877-1945
Chanžonkov, A. A. 1877-1945
Chanžonkov, Aleksandr Alekseevič 1877-1945 Vollstaendiger Name
Chanžonkov, O. 1877-1945
Chanžonkov, O. O. 1877-1945
Chanžonkov, Oleksandr Oleksijovyč 1877-1945
Khanzhonkov, A.
Khanzhonkov, A. A. (Aleksandr Alekseevich), 1877-1945
Khanzhonkov, Aleksandr Alekseevich 1877-1945
Khanz︠h︡onkov, Oleksandr Oleksiĭovych, 1877-1945
Ханжонков, Александр Алексеевич, 1877-1945
Languages
Russian (12)
English (7)
German (1)