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Sergei Vasil’evich Kozlovskii

stage designer

Sergei Kozlovskii, USSR Stage designer.

Background

Kozlovskii, Sergei was born on April 3, 1885.

Education

Studied at the Odessa Art School.

Career

In the Ukrainian theatre from 1903. Entered the film industry, 1913. Among his best silent films are: Polikushka, Aelita, Papirosnitsa Ot Mossel’proma, Mat’, Sorok Pervyi, Potselui Meri Pikford, Konets Sankt Peterburga, Potomok Chingiz Khana and Prazdnik Sviatogo Iorgena.

Worked closely with V. Pudovkin. His sound films include: Dezertir, Okraina, and Marionetki. Taught at the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography from 1924.

Regarded as a major stage designer of the Russian silent cinema.