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    Yuri Norstein, a famous Soviet and Russian cartoon artist and director, disputably the father of Russian animation, celebrates his 73rd birthday on September 15. His animated shorts, 'Hedgehog in the Fog' and 'Tale of Tales' made him world-famous, with Hayao Miyazaki amoung his admirers.
    Above: Yuri Norshtein in a file photo.

    Yuri Norstein, a famous Soviet and Russian cartoon artist and director, disputably the father of Russian animation, celebrates his 73rd birthday on September 15. His animated shorts, 'Hedgehog in the Fog' and 'Tale of Tales' made him world-famous, with Hayao Miyazaki amoung his admirers.

    Yuri Norstein, a famous Soviet and Russian cartoon artist and director, disputably the father of Russian animation, celebrates his 73rd birthday on September 15. His animated shorts, 'Hedgehog in the Fog' and 'Tale of Tales' made him world-famous, with Hayao Miyazaki amoung his admirers.

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