In 1964 he graduated from the Shchukin VTU. From 1964 to 1967 he worked in theaters in Volgograd and Moscow, acted in films. In 1969 he graduated from the Higher Courses for Creative Workers of Television and Radio of the USSR State Radio and Television. In 1969-1977. - Director of the International Department of the Group of Political Observers of the Main Information Board of the Central Television of the USSR. Created series of programs: "International Panorama", "9th Studio", documentaries "Contradictory America", "America of the Seventies", "Masters without Masks". In 1977-1988. - the author and director of social and political programs and television films of the Main editorial office of propaganda of the Central Television of the USSR. In 1988-1991. - Author and director of materials and television films for the Main Editorial Office of popular science and educational programs of the Central Television. In 1991-1995. - Author and director of artistic programs, performances and concerts of the All-Russian State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (VGTRK), the creative association "Open World". Director of 11 TV films of the documentary series Masterpieces from the Provinces. In 1995-1999. - Chief director of the television studio, author of the materials for the cycle of programs "Screen of criminal messages" of the United edition of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation. In 1999-2001. - Chief Director of the Information Broadcasting Directorate of the Prometey-AST Satellite TV channel. In 2001, he worked on television films under contracts with film companies. In 2003-2005. - Editor of the documentary film department of OJSC Telefilm Film Company. In 2004-2007. - Senior Lecturer at the Department of Television Journalism and Film Directing of the Second Higher Education of the Litovchin Humanitarian Institute of Television and Radio Broadcasting (GITR). Since 2007 - a lecturer of the course "Directing and Editing" at the Ostankino Institute of Television and Radio Broadcasting. Since 2008 - a member of the International Academy of Television and Radio. Honored Artist of Russia (2010).
Movies & TV shows
America of the seventies. Two New York City
New York is the largest city in the modern world. In greater New York, together with the suburbs, in the 1970s, sixteen million people live, and in the city itself there are about ten million. America...
America of the seventies. Boston contrasts
Boston. In those distant times, when virgin forests were still rustling on the site of today's Washington, when proud and free Indians gathered at the wigwams, on the site of which New York and Chicag...
America of the seventies. San Francisco hills
In this episode of the series "America of the Seventies," political commentator Valentin Zorin travels through one of the most famous and visited cities in the United States, the "pearl of the West Co...
America of the seventies. On the banks of the Mississippi
In the next episode of the series "America of the Seventies" political observer Valentin Zorin travels through the most "European" city in the USA, the capital of jazz - New Orleans. Throughout the co...
America of the seventies. Philadelphia: past and present
Walk through one of the oldest cities in the United States - Philadelphia. "The City of Brotherly Love" or - Philly, as the Americans affectionately call it, is proud of its historical sights, because...
Contradictory America. Faith, hope, love and hate. Film 2
In the second film, the author tells about the struggle of blacks for the right to feel equal with all US citizens. Commentary of the mayor of Cairo, one of the cities in the American South, about the...
Contradictory America. Faith, hope, love and hate. Film 1
Chicago. In the first part of the film, the author tries to answer the question: "Did the African Americans who traveled to the north, including to Chicago, succeed in finding human conditions of exis...
The USA is not only about skyscrapers and highways, street bustle, and car herds. America is fields and forests, deep rivers and endless expanses, hot south and snow-covered north, high mountains and ...
Essay by political observer Valentin Zorin, impressions of his visit to the United States, the course of the election campaign. New trends in US politics and public sentiment. Interviews in English wi...
USA: danger from the right. Demoniac from Wisconsin
Professor Valentin Zorin, political observer of the USSR State Television and Radio Broadcasting, talks about Joseph McCarthy, an American politician, a senator from Wisconsin, who held an extremely a...