Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Legend of Russian Animation Gennady Sokolsky Passes Away
29.12.2014 20:02
Legend of Russian Animation Gennady Sokolsky Passes Away

The animated film director Gennady Sokolsky, aged 78, died in Moscow on Sunday.

      Gennady Sokolsky directed the very first series of the legendary animation Just You Wait! Besides, he took part in creating a range of popular Soviet children’s animated films, such as Merry Roundabout, Adventures of Lolo the Penguin, Taree the Birdie, Silver Hoof, Ivashka from the Pioneers’ Palace, and The Little Sorcerer.

      In the mid-1990s Gennady Sokolsky practically stopped animation work and gave preference to book illustration. In the last years of his life the film director was severely ill.

      The farewell ceremony will take place in the Botkin Hospital on December 30.


Sources: http://tass.ru 


Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Russian Film Directors Gennady Sokolsky Russian Animation Russian Cinema  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Andrey Trubnikov, Founder of Natura Siberica, Died
12.01.2021



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share


TAGS:
Russian Cinema  retail chains  Russian tourism  Chukotka  Exhibitions in Moscow  Gelendzhik  Skolkovo  Manezh  Egypt  Sochi Olympics  Romanticism  airport transfer Saransk  Justin Timberlake  Rostov-on-Don  Russian hotels  Russian media  Far East  Russian political parties  Festival "Cinema without Barriers"  Chelyabinsk  Petroglyph Cave  Geno  Moscow  Baikal  Spiders  Russian language  social nets  Mosow State University  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Kemerovo Region  St. Petersburg  Sergey Mavrodi  Russian science  Heart  Arts and Crafts  panoramic binoculars  Awards  Russian economy  Hermitage Museum  Theatre Festivals  New Year  Ecotourism  Russian parliament  Russian business  Land of the Leopard  Russian scientists  Radisson SAS Slavyanskaya  Literary Prizes  Panorama Museum Borodino Battle  Russian Kremlins 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites