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Alla Kazanskaya (1920–2008)

Alla A. Kazanskaya was a Russian actress of Vakhtangov Theatre in Moscow, best known for her film role as Lidiya Stepanovna in Burnt by the Sun (1994), an Academy Award-winning film by director Nikita Mikhalkov. She was born Alla Aleksandrovna Kazanskaya on June 15, 1920, in Russia. From 1935 - 1939 she studied acting at Shchukin Theatrical School ... See full bio »



(age 88) in Moscow, Russia

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Known For

The Saint Old Russian Lady
Burnt by the Sun Lidiya Stepanovna
Bountiful Summer Zoological technician
Prairie Station Galina Polevaya


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 2011 Utomlennye solntsem 2 (TV Mini-Series)
Lidiya Stepanovna
 2011 Utomlennye solntsem 2
Lidiya Stepanovna
 2000 Repete
Writer's Wife
 1997 The Saint
Old Russian Lady
 1994 Zheleznyy zanaves (TV Series)
 1994 Burnt by the Sun
Lidiya Stepanovna
 1992 Azbuka lyubvi (TV Series)
Sosedka (1992)
 1991 Prestuplenie lorda Artura (TV Movie)
 1989 Pyat uglov (TV Movie)
Aunt Tasya
 1978 Esli padayut zvezdy (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1978 Togda v Sevilye (TV Movie)
Doña Laura (as A. Kazanskaya)
 1976 Damy i gusary (TV Movie)
 1976 Doktor filosofii (TV Movie)
 1971 Tysyacha dush (TV Movie)
General's Wife
 1969 Faust (TV Movie)
 1969 Operativnaya komandirovka (TV Movie)
Priest's Wife
 1964 Povest o molodykh suprugakh (TV Movie)
Olga Ivanovna
 1960 Serdtsa dolzhny goret (TV Movie)
 1951 Bountiful Summer
Zoological technician (as A. Kazanskaya)
 1941 Prairie Station
Galina Polevaya

Personal Details

Other Works:

: Played Arina in "Bez viny vinovatyye (Innocent as Charged)" play by Aleksandr Ostrovsky (Vakhtangov Theatre, Moscow, Russia).

Alternate Names:

A. Kazanskaya

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