Documentary

Lyalya Kuznetsova, photographer. © Sasha Krasnov, 2014

Ljalja Kuznetsova. Photographer

Ljalja Kuznetsova is a world famous photographer and one of the very few people who were allowed to document daily life in the gypsy community. She did it…

Marlen Khutsiev, film director. Марлен Хуциев кинорежиссер. © Sasha Krasnov - Portrait Photographer, 2013

Marlen Khutsiev. Film director

Marlen Khutsiev is not just an internationally renowned director, he is a landmark figure, who shot such iconic Soviet films as I Am Twenty, July Rain and It…

Pietro Masturzo, photographer, World Press Photo 2010 Winner. Пьетро Мастурцо, фотограф. © Sasha Krasnov - Portrait Photographer, 2010

Pietro Masturzo. Photographer

Red October, a former candy plant in Moscow. Having been adored by Soviet kids for the sweet smell of chocolate and candies, now it no longer produces sweets…

Yevgeny Yevtushenko. Poet of the Khrushchev thaw. Евгений Евтушенко, поэт. © Sasha Krasnov - Portrait Photographer, 2005

Yevgeny Yevtushenko. Poet of the Khrushchev thaw

Yetushenko is a world-famous Russian poet, who was the first to break the silence about the massacre of thousands of Jews in Babi Yar in Kiev. It takes…

Marc Riboud, photographer and former vice-president of Magnum Photos. Марк Рибу, фотограф. © Sasha Krasnov - Portrait Photographer

Marc Riboud. “The Flower and the Bayonet” memories

This photo came to life in February 2005 during the Photobiennale Moscow. Looking through its programme I discovered that photographers Marc Riboud and Joel Peter Witkin would hold…

Chuck Berry performing "Johnny B. Goode". Чак Берри, музыкант. © Sasha Krasnov - Portrait Photographer

Chuck Berry. Moments from a single concert

It happened in about 2006. I no longer remember the exact date. My friend who was as a sound engineer at the Moscow music club B-1 often offered…