Person - Barnet, Boris (1902-1965)

Barnet, Boris (1902-1965)




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Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Moscú (Rusia)  1902-06-18 - Union of Soviet Socialist Republics  1965-01-08


Boris Barnet was a Russian film director, actor and scriptwriter.

He studied at the Moscow Art Theatre. He joined the Red Army when he was 16 years old and decided to be a professional boxer. In 1927, he filmed his first movie, "The girl with the hat box" (1927), and the year after, "The house on Trubnaya" (1928) as one of the classics of the Russian silent films. In the thirties, he made different movies like "The patriots" (1933). The next years after the war were marked by his movie "Secret agent" (1947), first Soviet movie about spying. He was a recognized film maker in the Soviet Union.

He commited suicied in Riga the 8th January 1965 at the age of 62.

World War, 1914-1918

Description: Perteneció al ejército Rojo

Date of the event: 1914 - 1918



Lugar de Nacimiento:

Moscú (Rusia) in 1902-06-18

Lugar de Defunción:

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in 1965-01-08

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