The legendary Soviet director has died from a serious illnessthe Legendary Soviet director - animator Ivan Ufimtsev has died of heavy and long illness. He and could not recover after a stroke transferred some years ago.
83 - the summer I.Ufimtsev who has become famous for the whole galaxy of popular cartoon films, most known of which - “ 38 parrots “ last two weeks was in a clod. To leave it to the national actor of Russia and it was not possible - on August, 31st doctors ascertained his death.
a place and time of funeral it will be declared in addition.
the winner of numerous awards including international, has finished director`s faculty of GITIS. In 1963 it has come on a film studio “ Sojuzmultfilm “ where has removed about 40 animation tapes. Among them 10 - a serial doll cartoon film “ 38 parrots “ about adventures of the Boa, the Monkey, the Parrot and the Elephant calf. Popularity was received also by its other works - “ Carefully, a pike! “ “ a hedgehog plus the Turtle “ “ the Cuckoo clock “ “ Losharik “.
Besides creation of animated tapes, I.Ufimtsev acted in film. He has played in films “ It is enamoured at own will “ “ Visit of the lady “ “ the Consequence is conducted by experts “ “ Secrets of palace revolutions “ “ the Story of the outstanding moon “ “ the Man for the young woman “ “ If to trust Lopotuhinu “ and others. Also he has acted in film in a role of commander Alexander Suvorov in a bank commercial “ Imperial “ which was remembered by its capacious phrase: “ To the first star it is impossible. We wait - with “.
In 2004 to Ivan Ufimtsevu have appropriated a rank of the National actor of Russia.