Vera Baranovskaya

Vera Vsevolodovna Baranovskaya (Russian: Вера Всеволодовна Барановская; 1885 – 7 December 1935) was a Russian Empire and Soviet actress. She performed in more than twenty films between 1916 and 1935.[1][2]

Vera Baranovskaya
Vera Baranovskaya
Vera Vsevolodovna Baranovskaya

Died7 December 1935(1935-12-07) (aged 49–50)
Paris, France
Years active1916–1935


Baranovskaya was born in 1885 Saint Petersburg. She studied acting at the Moscow Art Theatre.

Between 1915 and 1922 she worked in the theaters of Kharkiv, Kiev, Odessa, Tiflis, Kazan, Voronezh and in other cities. In the year 1922 she founded the artistic-theatrical workshop ("Mastbar") in Moscow. In the 1920s she worked in Germany and Czechoslovakia.

After the year 1932 Baranovskaya emigrated to France. She died in 1935 in Paris.

Selected filmographyEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1926 Mother Pelageya Nilovna Vlasova
1927 The End of St. Petersburg Bolshevik worker's wife
1929 Revolt in the Reformatory Fritz's Mother
1929 Such Is Life Washerwoman
1929 Misled Youth Witwe Kröger
1931 Reckless Youth
1932 The Night at the Hotel
1932 Monsieur Albert La duchesse


  1. ^ "Вера Барановская". VokrugTV.
  2. ^ "Вера Барановская". Encyclopedia of Native Cinema.

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