Vladimir Menshov born on 17 September 1939 in Baku. He is a citizen of Soviet Union and Russia. Vladimir Menshov was educated at Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography and Moscow Art Theatre School. He died on 5 July 2021 in Moscow from a 2019-nCoV acute respiratory disease at age 81 years, 9 months.
He was a Soviet film director.
Vladimir Menshov has had one spouse: Vera Alentova. He has one child Yuliya Menshova.
Vladimir Menshov has worked as a film director, screenwriter, film actor, film producer, lecturer, actor and television presenter. He has has won USSR State Prize, Order "For Merit to the Fatherland" III class, Order "For Merit to the Fatherland" IV class, People's Artist of the RSFSR, Honored art worker of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, Order For Services to the Fatherland II class, Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, N.K. Krupskaya's state award, Honorary citizen of Astrakhan and Golden Eagle Award.
He is also known as Vladimir Valentinovich Menshov.