Mikhail Bogdanov

Bogdanov, Mikhail Aleksandrovich

 

Born Nov. 4 (17), 1914, in Vyborg. Soviet film artist. Became People’s Artist of the RSFSR in 1969 and Honored Artist of the RSFSR in 1959. Member of the CPSU since 1950.

Bogdanov graduated from the department of art of the All-Union State Institute of Cinematography (VGIK) in 1943. He was a set designer for the Soiuzdetfil’m Studio, and since 1944, for the Mosfil’m Studio. Bogdanov works jointly with the artistG. A. Miasnikov. They were set designers for the following color films: The Stone Flower (1946), Michurin (1949), The Heroes of Shipka (1955, in collaboration with the Bulgarian artistG. Popov), The Communist (1958), Journey Beyond the Three Seas (1958, in collaboration with Indian artists), and Hussar Ballad (1962). One of the most important works by Bogdanov and G. A. Miasnikov is the film War and Peace, based on the work of the same name by L. N. Tolstoy (1965–67, parts 1–4). Bogdanov began teaching at VGIK in 1944 and became a professor in 1965. He has been awarded the Badge of Honor and medals.

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For his part, Russian president's special envoy for the Middle East and Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said in a statement carried by Interfax that Russia considers neither Palestine's Hamas Movement nor Lebanon's Hezbollah "terrorist organizations.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian in a telephone conversation with his Russian counterpart Mikhail Bogdanov underlined the need for finding a political solution to the Syrian crisis.
President Vladimir Putin's special envoy for the Middle East and Africa, Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov, arrived to Cairo Friday for a three day visit.
The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in its statement, the Russian President's Special Representative for the Middle East and Africa, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mikhail Bogdanov as well as Ould Sheikh Ahmed expressed their concern over the situation in Yemen due to aggression.
beaucoup moins que] Quatre groupes de travail doivent etre formes a Geneve et la rencontre du groupe de contact incluant les principaux acteurs, je pense, se reunira en octobre apres la session de l'Assemblee generale de l'ONU [beaucoup plus grand que], a declare le vice-ministre des Affaires etrangeres, Mikhail Bogdanov, cite par l'agence Ria Novosti, quelques heures avant le discours de Vladimir Poutine a l'ONU ou le chef de l'Etat russe doit devoiler son plan pour la Syrie.
He described the talks he held on Monday with the Russian President's Special Representative for the Middle East and Africa, Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov as "constructive".
His visit comes with Russian Deputy FM Mikhail Bogdanov, President Vladimir Putin's special Middle East representative, also in Tehran.
Abdollahian said in televised statement that the special envoy of Russian President to Syria, Mikhail Bogdanov and Syrian Minister of Foreign Affairs Walid Muallem will visit Tehran soon to discuss the initiative.
Aoun, the head of Lebanon's Free Patriotic Movement (FPM) and the unrelenting candidate for Lebanon's presidency is not a consensual candidate, according to Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov.
NNA - The authorities in Damascus have asked Russia to arrange the next round of consultations in Moscow between representatives of Syria's government and opposition in a bid to secure possible solutions to the Syrian conflict, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov told Interfax.
Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir meeting with Russian deputy foreign minister Mikhail Bogdanov in Khartoum June 3, 2015 (SUNA)
The message was delivered to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques during his meeting at Al-Salam Palace here today with the Special Envoy of the Russian President for the Middle East and African countries and Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov.