Galina Leontieva

Galina Leontieva was born in Khanty-Mansiysk (Tyumen region). In 1996 she graduated from the film direction department of the VGIK (Viktor Lisakovich's workshop) with honours. She became the member of the Filmmakers Union of Russia in 1998. Management Board member of the Filmmakers Union of the Russian Federation. Member of the State Attestation Committee of the VGIK (speciality: non-fiction films). Since 2014 Galina Leontieva is the President of the Documentary Films Association of the Filmmakers Union of Russia. Galina Leontieva is the scriptwriter and director of more than 20 documentary films, among which there are prizewinners and laureates of international and national film festivals.


Ouroki, 1995; The Bell’s Breath, 1997; Life Has Passed, 2000; Star and Poet. Sergey Mikhalkov, 2001; One War Older. Letters, 2001; Student Andrei Tarkovsky, 2004; Love That Moves The Stars, 2005; Patriarch, 2005; Behold Our Place, 2005; Rib. Portrait Artist’s Wife in the Epoch, 2006; Savva Morozov. Die, And Your Soul Will Be Free, 2008; Cinema for Two. Valeriy Uskov, Vladimir Krasnopolsky, 2008; Sunflower Seeds, 2009; Russian Palestina, 2010; Love Not Dump, 2011; Bernoulli’s Principle, 2015; …Father Had Three Sons, 2014.

Bernoulli’s principle (12+)

Russia, 2015, colour, 64 min.
Director: Galina Leontieva
Grigoriy Anokhin is a talented, extraordinary aircraft designer, under whose leadership the young Siberian scientists have organized a design office. Creating new aircraft, Gregory faces not only with complex technical problems, but also with human conflicts.


Jury’s diploma “For publicity in showing modern working man who pushes country forward”, Prize of Bashkortostan Minister of Culture