skip to content

Vidov, Oleg

Overview
Works: 60 works in 90 publications in 2 languages and 1,330 library holdings
Genres: Animated films  Short films  Caricatures and cartoons  Propaganda films  Nonfiction films  Historical films  History  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama 
Roles: Narrator, Producer, Author, Director, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1993.5.S65, 303.375
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Oleg Vidov
Publications by Oleg Vidov
Publications by Oleg Vidov, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Oleg Vidov
 
Most widely held works by Oleg Vidov
Animated Soviet propaganda : from the October Revolution to Perestroika by Joan Borsten( visu )
5 editions published in 2006 in Russian and held by 262 libraries worldwide
From the 1920s to the 1980s, the Soviet regime ordered the production of dozens of animated propaganda films. Their target audience was the Soviet Union itself, and their goal was to win the hearts and minds of the Soviet people
Masters of Russian animation ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in Russian and held by 86 libraries worldwide
A collection of animated short films by Soviet-era directors and artists
Mikhail Baryshnikov's stories from my childhood : beloved fairy tales from the snow queen to Ivan and his magic pony to Cinderella by Oleg Vidov( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
A collection of eleven fairy tales by a variety of authors including "The Golden Rooster" by Alexander Pushkin and "The Wild Swans" by Hans Christian Andersen, as well as traditional tales such as "Cinderella" and "The Twelve Months."
Animated Soviet propaganda ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
The USSR's animation studios frequently took aim at the United States and aspects of American culture perceived as evil. These initially included racism, unemployment, aggression, and excess. During the 1960s, these were expanding to decry the Vietnam War, the influence of the Catholic Church, and economic and class divisions. The cartoons selected represent five decades of animated Soviet propaganda
Skazka o t︠s︡are Saltane = The tale of Tsar Saltan ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in Russian and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Tsar Saltan is told that his wife has given birth to a monster, and his boyars are in turn told to drown her and the child. The Tsarina and young Prince Guidon manage to survive being sealed in a barrel and dumped into the sea, and they eventually reach land. Guidon goes in search of food and kills an evil spirit who has been menacing a beautiful swan, who is actually a princess in disguise. The princess has magical powers, and expresses her gratitude towards Guidon by conjuring up a whole city where miracles are part of everyday life. Tsar Saltane eventually hears of this fabulous place and decides to pay a visit
The adventures of Cheburashka & friends ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Russian and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of Cheburashka, a loveable big-eared creature, and his friends, Crocodile Genady and Old Lady Shapokliak. These characters were based on books written by Eduard Uspensky, and are among the most popular ever created by Moscow's Soyuzmultfilm Studio
Animated Soviet propaganda. the shining future ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Soviet film studios worked hard to portray their government's system as idyllic and forward-looking. This program displays animated films designed to promote that utopian vision. Along with one of the earliest known examples of Soviet animation, there are films that praise the casting-off of antiquated traditions, the Soviet educational system, the achievements of Stalin's first five-year plan, and several rejoicing over the passing of Czarist imperialism and the establishment of a new, benevolent society
Stories from my childhood ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Presents short animated films based on a variety of fairy tales and stories
Animated Soviet propaganda ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Hitler's invasion of Russia and Germany's post-WWII partition inspired a great deal of animated Soviet propaganda. This program presents short films that disparage fascist aggression and America's supposed continuation of it. Some of them play on Russian fears of a reunited, vengeful, and American-supported Germany, while others celebrate the Young Pioneers, wherein brave and loyal Soviet children encounter and stand up to fascism
Animated Soviet propaganda ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Just as America envisioned Communist threats during much of the 20th century, the specter of capitalism loomed large in the Soviet Cold War psyche. This program surveys Soviet animated propaganda embodying that fiercely anti-capitalist spirit and proclaiming the superiority of the Soviet economic system. Included are films that envision the exploration of Mars and the resultant Communist triumph over free-market forces, while warning against capitalist interference in China
Beauty and the beast : a tale of the crimson flower by Mikhail Baryshnikov( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
A wealthy merchant seeking a crimson flower for his youngest daughter encounters a hideous beast who demands the daughter in payment for the enchanted flower
Letuchai︠a︡ myshʹ ( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in Russian and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Musical based on the operetta of Johan Straus "Fledermaus."
The Prince, the swan and the Czar Saltan ; The golden rooster ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
In "The Prince, the swan and the Czar Saltan", the great Czar Saltan takes a bride who gives birth to a beautiful prince, but the Queen's jealous mother and sisters convince the King his son is deformed and should be killed. Mother and son are cast out to sea and soon arrive on an island, where a clever and enchanted swan reunites the family. In "The Golden rooster", the old Czar Dadon, who was mighty in his youth, makes a pact with a magician to keep his lands from being overrun by his enemies, and falls in love with a beautiful and mysterious princess
Battle of Neretva ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
In 1943, 25,000 Yugoslav partisans are trapped in the River Neretva valley by combined German and Italian forces plus the armies of domestic collaborators. They are outnumbered six to one. Only a single bridge remains across the icy river and enemy brigades await them on the other side
Beauty and the beast : the nutcracker ; The prince, the swan and the Czar Saltan ; The golden rooster ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
In "Beauty and the Beast: a tale of the crimson flower", based on the classic folktale by S. Aksakov, Russia's version of, "Beauty and the Beast", a young woman transforms a monster into a handsome prince. "The nutcracker" is Hoffmann's classic Christmas tale with the music of P.I. Tchaikovsky. In "The prince, the swan, and the Czar Saltan", one of the most famous fairy tales written by Alexander Pushkin, although the Czar Saltan's newborn son is beautiful, jealous in-laws persuade him that his son is deformed and should be killed, leading the king to cast mother and son out to sea where they meet an enchanted swan who reunites the family. In "The golden rooster", another famous fairy tale by Alexander Pushkin, the czar Dadon makes a pact with a magician to keep his lands from being overrun by his enemies and falls in love with a mysterious princess
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Oleg Borisovič Vidov attore russo
Oleg Vidov acteur russe puis américain
Oleg Vidov Russisch acteur
Oleg Vidov rysk skådespelare
Oleg Vidov Soviet/American actor
Oleg Vidov szovjet-orosz színész
Oleg Widow
Oleg Widow sowjetisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Vidov Oleg
Vidov, Oleg Borisovich 1943-
Видов Олег Борисович
Видов, Олег Борисович 1943-
Відов Олег Борисович
Օլեգ Վիդով
اولق ویدوف
أوليغ فيدوف
اولگ ویدوف بازیگر روسی
Languages
English (17)
Russian (15)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.