French/Russian b. Moscow 1952
Interested in photography since school, he studied cinematography at VGIK (Institute of Cinematography in Moscow) from 1969 to 1971.
Between 1971 and 1980 he worked for the studio, Mosfilm, in a team of cameraman, and later as a film stills photographer. He always made time for personal creativity and photographic research. Andrei Tarkovsky noticed Gueorgui Pinkhassov, the spirit of whose films strongly influenced him. Tarkovski invited him to the set of "Stalker."
In 1978, Gueorgui Pinkhassov joined the Moscow Union of Graphic Arts, the status of which allowed...