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Soviet and Russian actress
Ekaterina Vasilieva is ...
|Born||15 August 1945 in Moscow|
|Age||77 years, 10 months|
|Sex or gender||female|
|Country of citizenship||Soviet Union and Russia|
|Spouse||Sergei Solovyov and Mikhail Roshchin|
|Awards||Order of Honour, People's Artist of the RSFSR and Merited Artist of the RSFSR|
|Educated at||Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography|
About Ekaterina Vasilieva
Ekaterina Vasilieva: The Russian Actress Who Defied the Soviet Regime
Ekaterina Vasilieva was born on August 15, 1945, in Moscow, Soviet Union. She grew up in a family of artists and intellectuals, which influenced her passion for acting. Vasilieva started her career in the 1960s, during the Soviet era, and quickly became a rising star in the Russian theater and film industry.
Despite her success, Vasilieva was not afraid to speak out against the Soviet regime's censorship and repression of artistic expression. She was known for her outspokenness and her refusal to conform to the Soviet authorities' demands. Her defiance led to her being blacklisted by the Soviet government, which prevented her from working in the film industry for several years.
However, Vasilieva did not give up on her passion for acting. She continued to perform in the theater and eventually returned to the film industry in the 1980s, after the Soviet Union began to loosen its grip on artistic expression. She starred in several critically acclaimed films, including "The Pokrovsky Gate" and "The Meeting Place Cannot Be Changed."
Vasilieva's talent and bravery earned her numerous awards and accolades throughout her career. She was awarded the title of People's Artist of the USSR in 1989 and received the Order of Merit for the Fatherland in 2005.
Vasilieva's legacy as a trailblazer in the Russian film industry continues to inspire generations of actors and artists. She passed away on May 25, 2018, at the age of 72, but her impact on Russian cinema and culture will never be forgotten.
- "Ekaterina Vasilieva, Russian Actress Who Defied Soviet Censors, Dies at 72." The New York Times, 28 May 2018, www.nytimes.com/2018/05/28/obituaries/ekaterina-vasilieva-dead.html.
- "Ekaterina Vasilieva." IMDb, www.imdb.com/name/nm0892375/.
- "Ekaterina Vasilieva." Encyclopædia Britannica, www.britannica.com/biography/Ekaterina-Vasilieva.
Films - which cast members have died?
Ekaterina Vasilieva has been a part of these films.
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1982 film by Konstantin Bromberg
Twenty Days Without War
1976 film by Aleksei Yuryevich German
Come Look at Me
2001 film by Oleg Yankovsky
At the Beginning of Glorious Days
1980 film by Sergei Gerasimov
This Merry Planet
1973 film by Yury Saakov
1969 film by Sergei Solovyov
Heart of the World
2018 film directed by Natalia Mechtchaninova
Subject for a Short Story
1969 film by Sergei Yutkevich
1971 film by Nikolai Rasheyev
The Return of Saint Luke
1970 film by Anatoly Bobrovsky
1980 film by Vladimir Grigoriev
Adam and Eve
1969 film by Aleksey Korenev
Woodpeckers Don't Get Headaches
1974 film by Dinara Asanova
Diamonds for the Dictatorship of the Proletariat
1975 film by Grigori Kromanov
1991 film by Valeriy Priyomykhov
War Under the Roofs
1967 film by Viktor Turov
Soldat i tsaritsa
1968 film by Viktor Titov
1986 film by Vladimir Bortko
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