Boris Vital’evich Chaikovskii
Boris Chaikovskii, USSR Film director.
Chaikovskii, Boris was born in 1888.
Entered the film industry, 1909. From 1911, a director. Soon became a master of melodrama and adventure films.
Worked with leading actors and actresses. Best known for Miss Mend, 1918. After October 1917, made some agit-films.
Worked with P. Petrov-Bytov on Na Zhizri i Na Smert’, 1925. In 1918, was allowed to set up a private film studio which was later named the Chaikovskii State Film School.