Sergei Bodrov

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Sergei Vladimirovich Bodrov (born June 28, 1948) is a two-time Academy Award-nominated Russian film director, screenwriter, and producer. Bodrov was born in Khabarovsk, Russian SFSR, USSR (now Russia). His son, actor Sergei Bodrov, Jr. was killed in an avalanche in the mountains of the North Caucasus on September 20, 2002 while shooting his film which was tentatively titled The Messenger. Bodrov's grandmother was ethnic Buryat which influenced his decision to film the movie Mongol. Bodrov currently has an apartment in Los Angeles and a ranch in Arizona. He is married to American film consultant Carolyn Cavallaro. Description above from the Wikipedia article Sergei Bodrov, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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White King, Red Queen (1993)

White King, Red Queen is a Russian film. The composer Isaak Schwarz won a Nika Award from the Russian Academy of Cinema Arts and Sciences for the film's music.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Tatyana Vasileva  •  André Dussollier  •  Aleksei Zharkov  •  Vladimir Ilin

White King, Red Queen is a Russian film. The composer Isaak Schwarz won a Nika Award from the Russian Academy of Cinema Arts and Sciences for the film's music.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Tatyana Vasileva  •  André Dussollier  •  Aleksei Zharkov  •  Vladimir Ilin

Freedom Is Paradise (1989)

Young Sasha is brought into a state-run children's home because his mother died early and his father spends most of his life in prison. The conditions are like in a penal institution. Sasha tries several times to escape and to search for his father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Aleksandr Bureyev  •  Sergei Bodrov Jr.  •  Volodya Kozyrev  •  Svetlana Gaytan

Young Sasha is brought into a state-run children's home because his mother died early and his father spends most of his life in prison. The conditions are like in a penal institution. Sasha tries several times to escape and to search for his father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Aleksandr Bureyev  •  Sergei Bodrov Jr.  •  Volodya Kozyrev  •  Svetlana Gaytan

I Wanted to See Angels (1992)

Twenty-year-old Bob rides 1000 km to Moscow on his vintage motorbike to collect a bad debt for his boss; the city chews up and spits out this naive country boy, whose head is full of Easy Rider dreams.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Liya Akhedzhakova  •  Aleksei Boronov  •  Natalya Ginko  •  Yevgeni Pivovarov

Twenty-year-old Bob rides 1000 km to Moscow on his vintage motorbike to collect a bad debt for his boss; the city chews up and spits out this naive country boy, whose head is full of Easy Rider dreams.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Liya Akhedzhakova  •  Aleksei Boronov  •  Natalya Ginko  •  Yevgeni Pivovarov

Non-Professionals (1987)

A band of young musicians is looking for fees across the steppe in an ramshackle old bus. During their tour, starving, they kill a cow but they don't know what to do with it. They will also bring happiness in an old people's home in return for food.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Valentina Talyzina  •  Luiza Mosendz  •  Mikhail Semakov  •  Igor Zolotovitsky

A band of young musicians is looking for fees across the steppe in an ramshackle old bus. During their tour, starving, they kill a cow but they don't know what to do with it. They will also bring happiness in an old people's home in return for food.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Valentina Talyzina  •  Luiza Mosendz  •  Mikhail Semakov  •  Igor Zolotovitsky

The Stray White and the Speckled (1986)

In a poor provincial town, the ragamuffin boys are frenziedly drilled for combat, and at nights the local elite, gathered in a pool room, boasts of fictitious biographies, while bands of boys amuse themselves with bloody fights on trashy vacant plots… One of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergey Solovyov
CAST:  Vyacheslav Ilyushchenko  •  Liubomiras Laucevicius  •  Sultan Banov  •  Vladimir Steklov

In a poor provincial town, the ragamuffin boys are frenziedly drilled for combat, and at nights the local elite, gathered in a pool room, boasts of fictitious biographies, while bands of boys amuse themselves with bloody fights on trashy vacant plots… One of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergey Solovyov
CAST:  Vyacheslav Ilyushchenko  •  Liubomiras Laucevicius  •  Sultan Banov  •  Vladimir Steklov

The Gambler (1989)

The story of a player who entered the environment of professional gamblers in the hope of breaking a big jackpot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov  •  Aleksandr Buravskiy
CAST:  Valeriy Garkalin  •  Elena Safonova  •  Nodar Mgaloblishvili  •  Viktor Pavlov

The story of a player who entered the environment of professional gamblers in the hope of breaking a big jackpot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov  •  Aleksandr Buravskiy
CAST:  Valeriy Garkalin  •  Elena Safonova  •  Nodar Mgaloblishvili  •  Viktor Pavlov

Seventh Son (2014)

John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected the country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an apprentice to carry ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Julianne Moore  •  Ben Barnes  •  Alicia Vikander

John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected the country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an apprentice to carry ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Julianne Moore  •  Ben Barnes  •  Alicia Vikander

Stories on Human Rights (2008)

20 short films about human rights.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jasmila Žbanić  •  Hany Abu-Assad  •  Jia Zhangke  •  Bram Schouw  •  Pablo Trapero  •  Walter Salles  •  Apichatpong Weerasethakul  •  Marina Abramović  •  Charles de Meaux  •  Murali Nair  •  Pipilotti Rist  •  Daniela Thomas  •  Sergei Bodrov  •  Shira Geffen  •  Etgar Keret  •  Idrissa Ouedraogo  •  Abderrahmane Sissako  •  Saman Salur  •  Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster  •  Ange Leccia  •  Sarkis  •  Armağan Ballantyne  •  Runa Islam  •  Francesco Jodice  •  Teresa Serrano
CAST:  Svetlana Ustinova  •  Elena Anisimova  •  Mariya Shalaeva  •  Artur Smolyaninov

20 short films about human rights.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jasmila Žbanić  •  Hany Abu-Assad  •  Jia Zhangke  •  Bram Schouw  •  Pablo Trapero  •  Walter Salles  •  Apichatpong Weerasethakul  •  Marina Abramović  •  Charles de Meaux  •  Murali Nair  •  Pipilotti Rist  •  Daniela Thomas  •  Sergei Bodrov  •  Shira Geffen  •  Etgar Keret  •  Idrissa Ouedraogo  •  Abderrahmane Sissako  •  Saman Salur  •  Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster  •  Ange Leccia  •  Sarkis  •  Armağan Ballantyne  •  Runa Islam  •  Francesco Jodice  •  Teresa Serrano
CAST:  Svetlana Ustinova  •  Elena Anisimova  •  Mariya Shalaeva  •  Artur Smolyaninov

Knight of Cups (2015)

Rick is a screenwriter living in Los Angeles. While successful in his career, his life feels empty. Haunted and confused, he finds temporary solace in the decadent Hollywood excess that defines his existence. Women provide a distraction to his daily pain, and every ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terrence Malick
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Cate Blanchett  •  Isabel Lucas  •  Natalie Portman

Rick is a screenwriter living in Los Angeles. While successful in his career, his life feels empty. Haunted and confused, he finds temporary solace in the decadent Hollywood excess that defines his existence. Women provide a distraction to his daily pain, and every ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terrence Malick
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Cate Blanchett  •  Isabel Lucas  •  Natalie Portman

42 One Dream Rush (2010)

An omnibus of 42 short films by auteur directors based on Dreams.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tadanobu Asano  •  Rinko Kikuchi  •  David Lynch  •  James Franco  •  Harmony Korine  •  Abel Ferrara  •  Kenneth Anger  •  Asia Argento  •  Jonathan Caouette  •  Leos Carax  •  Gaspar Noé  •  Jonas Mekas  •  Zhang Yuan  •  Taika Waititi  •  Chan Marshall  •  Charles Burnett  •  Mike Figgis  •  Niki Caro  •  Carlos Reygadas  •  Lou Ye  •  Yung Chang  •  Grant Morrison  •  Florian Habicht  •  Floria Sigismondi  •  Brian Butler  •  Sergei Bodrov  •  Larry Clark  •  Joe Coleman  •  Chris Graham  •  Michele Civetta  •  Zachary Croitoroo  •  Terence Koh  •  Marcus Griffin  •  Ryan McGinley  •  Rajan Mehta  •  Chris Milk  •  Charlotte Kemp Muhl  •  Dee Poon  •  Matt Pyke  •  Lola Schnabel  •  Mote Sinabel  •  Arden Wohl
CAST:  Tadanobu Asano  •  Paz de la Huerta  •  Chloë Sevigny  •  Rinko Kikuchi

An omnibus of 42 short films by auteur directors based on Dreams.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tadanobu Asano  •  Rinko Kikuchi  •  David Lynch  •  James Franco  •  Harmony Korine  •  Abel Ferrara  •  Kenneth Anger  •  Asia Argento  •  Jonathan Caouette  •  Leos Carax  •  Gaspar Noé  •  Jonas Mekas  •  Zhang Yuan  •  Taika Waititi  •  Chan Marshall  •  Charles Burnett  •  Mike Figgis  •  Niki Caro  •  Carlos Reygadas  •  Lou Ye  •  Yung Chang  •  Grant Morrison  •  Florian Habicht  •  Floria Sigismondi  •  Brian Butler  •  Sergei Bodrov  •  Larry Clark  •  Joe Coleman  •  Chris Graham  •  Michele Civetta  •  Zachary Croitoroo  •  Terence Koh  •  Marcus Griffin  •  Ryan McGinley  •  Rajan Mehta  •  Chris Milk  •  Charlotte Kemp Muhl  •  Dee Poon  •  Matt Pyke  •  Lola Schnabel  •  Mote Sinabel  •  Arden Wohl
CAST:  Tadanobu Asano  •  Paz de la Huerta  •  Chloë Sevigny  •  Rinko Kikuchi

Running Free (1999)

The tale of the extraordinary life and times of Lucky, a horse that was born in captivity but achieves his dream of running free with the help of a stableboy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Chase Moore  •  Maria Geelbooi  •  Jan Decleir  •  Arie Verveen

The tale of the extraordinary life and times of Lucky, a horse that was born in captivity but achieves his dream of running free with the help of a stableboy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Chase Moore  •  Maria Geelbooi  •  Jan Decleir  •  Arie Verveen

The Quickie (2001)

A crime soap opera about a Russian mobster retiring from "the business" on New Year's Eve, only to discover he has been targeted for death by a rival mobster.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Brenda Bakke  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Sergei Bodrov Jr.  •  Dean Stockwell

A crime soap opera about a Russian mobster retiring from "the business" on New Year's Eve, only to discover he has been targeted for death by a rival mobster.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Brenda Bakke  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Sergei Bodrov Jr.  •  Dean Stockwell

Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan (2007)

The story recounts the early life of Genghis Khan, a slave who went on to conquer half the world in the 11th century.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Tadanobu Asano  •  Sun Honglei  •  Khulan Chuluun  •  Aliya

The story recounts the early life of Genghis Khan, a slave who went on to conquer half the world in the 11th century.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Tadanobu Asano  •  Sun Honglei  •  Khulan Chuluun  •  Aliya

Nomad: The Warrior (2005)

The Nomad is a historical epic set in 18th-century Kazakhstan. The film is a fictionalised account of the youth and coming-of-age of Ablai Khan, as he grows and fights to defend the fortress at Hazrat-e Turkestan from Dzungar invaders.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov  •  Ivan Passer
CAST:  Kuno Becker  •  Jay Hernandez  •  Jason Scott Lee  •  Doskhan Zholzhaksynov

The Nomad is a historical epic set in 18th-century Kazakhstan. The film is a fictionalised account of the youth and coming-of-age of Ablai Khan, as he grows and fights to defend the fortress at Hazrat-e Turkestan from Dzungar invaders.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov  •  Ivan Passer
CAST:  Kuno Becker  •  Jay Hernandez  •  Jason Scott Lee  •  Doskhan Zholzhaksynov

Prisoner of the Mountains (1996)

Two Russian soldiers, one battle-seasoned and the other barely into his boots and uniform, are taken prisoner by an anxious Islamic father from a remote village hoping to trade them for his captured son.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Oleg Menshikov  •  Sergei Bodrov Jr.  •  Jemal Sikharulidze  •  Susanna Mekhraliyeva

Two Russian soldiers, one battle-seasoned and the other barely into his boots and uniform, are taken prisoner by an anxious Islamic father from a remote village hoping to trade them for his captured son.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Oleg Menshikov  •  Sergei Bodrov Jr.  •  Jemal Sikharulidze  •  Susanna Mekhraliyeva

In the Same Garden (2016)

We all live on the same planet, under one sun which nurtures and renews our unique and common hopes for the future. No matter how much we differ from each other in color, ethnicity and belief, we all share the same source of life, united in our destinies. An ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rolf de Heer  •  Alexandre Rockwell  •  Ali Asgari  •  Chema García Ibarra  •  Adrian Sitaru  •  Gurvinder Singh  •  Sergei Bodrov  •  Andrej Landin  •  Roger Deutsch  •  Mark Playne  •  Gábor Holtai
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We all live on the same planet, under one sun which nurtures and renews our unique and common hopes for the future. No matter how much we differ from each other in color, ethnicity and belief, we all share the same source of life, united in our destinies. An ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rolf de Heer  •  Alexandre Rockwell  •  Ali Asgari  •  Chema García Ibarra  •  Adrian Sitaru  •  Gurvinder Singh  •  Sergei Bodrov  •  Andrej Landin  •  Roger Deutsch  •  Mark Playne  •  Gábor Holtai
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A Yakuza's Daughter Never Cries (2010)

Yuriko, a daughter of Yakudza boss is lost in Russia. Here she finds Alexey - a young man who is trying to help her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov  •  Gulshat Omarova
CAST:  Chika Arakawa  •  Sergey Garmash  •  Artur Smolyaninov  •  Sergey Gazarov

Yuriko, a daughter of Yakudza boss is lost in Russia. Here she finds Alexey - a young man who is trying to help her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov  •  Gulshat Omarova
CAST:  Chika Arakawa  •  Sergey Garmash  •  Artur Smolyaninov  •  Sergey Gazarov

Rosy-Fingered Dawn: A Film on Terrence Malick (2002)

Rosy-Fingered Dawn is a film on Terrence Malick. It is about the making of BADLANDS, DAYS OF HEAVEN, THE THIN RED LINE and the personal involvement of some of the most representative figures of the American culture itself. This medley of voices has given origin to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carlo Shalom Hintermann  •  Luciano Barcaroli  •  Gerardo Panichi  •  Daniele Villa
CAST:  Penelope Allen  •  Sergei Bodrov  •  Jim Caviezel  •  Ben Chaplin

Rosy-Fingered Dawn is a film on Terrence Malick. It is about the making of BADLANDS, DAYS OF HEAVEN, THE THIN RED LINE and the personal involvement of some of the most representative figures of the American culture itself. This medley of voices has given origin to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carlo Shalom Hintermann  •  Luciano Barcaroli  •  Gerardo Panichi  •  Daniele Villa
CAST:  Penelope Allen  •  Sergei Bodrov  •  Jim Caviezel  •  Ben Chaplin

Bear's Kiss (2002)

A fairy tale-like love story between young circus artist Lola and the bear Misha, who one day transforms into a human being.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Sergei Bodrov Jr.  •  Rebecka Liljeberg  •  Joachim Król  •  Keith Allen

A fairy tale-like love story between young circus artist Lola and the bear Misha, who one day transforms into a human being.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov
CAST:  Sergei Bodrov Jr.  •  Rebecka Liljeberg  •  Joachim Król  •  Keith Allen

Sweet Juice inside the Grass (1984)

The story of the first love between two eighth-graders.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov  •  Amanbek Alpiyev
CAST:  Gulshat Omarova  •  Aigerim Bekkulova  •  Natalya Arinbasarova  •  Eliko Minashvili

The story of the first love between two eighth-graders.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sergei Bodrov  •  Amanbek Alpiyev
CAST:  Gulshat Omarova  •  Aigerim Bekkulova  •  Natalya Arinbasarova  •  Eliko Minashvili
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