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Boris Barnet - Biography, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Filmography
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Soviet film director, screenwriter, actor.
Born June 18, 1902 in Moscow.
Studied at the Moscow School of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture.
Before the revolution he graduated from the Main Military School of Physical Education of Workers in Moscow, was engaged in professional boxing.
In 1918, from the second year of the school, he volunteered for the Red Army.
In the early 1920s, he entered the State College of Cinematography (workshop of Lev Kuleshov) and at the same time worked as a prop in the First Studio of the Moscow Art Theater. He began his film career as an actor.
Since 1925 - the director of various studios in the country.
Honored Artist of the RSFSR (1935).
Honored Artist of the Ukrainian SSR (1951) .
The wife of Boris Barnett was actress Alla Kazanskaya. Daughter - actress Olga Barnet.
He committed suicide on January 8, 1965 in a Riga hotel, where he was preparing for the filming of the film "The Conspiracy of Ambassadors", which was transferred after his death to director Nikolai Rozantsev.
He was buried in the Forest Cemetery in Riga, next to the Jan Rainis Cemetery and Bratskiy (Cemetery Memorial Complex) near the Brasa railway station.