born July 12, 1949 in Moscow, the son of screenwriter Seeds Lungina
. In 1971, he graduated from the Department of Mathematical and Applied Linguistics, Moscow State University, and in 1980 - a scenario of higher rates, where he was engaged in the workshop of M. Lvov. In film Pavel Lungin
debuted as a screenwriter in 1976 - the film "It's the brother". Then on his scripts were delivered to such famous paintings as "The End of the Emperor taiga" and "Invincible". In 1990, on his own scenario, he put the film "Taxi Blues", was awarded the Special Prize for Best Director at Cannes Film Festival. Since the early 1990's the director lives in France. The interest of viewers and critics called him tapes "Luna Park" and "Lifeline". At the Cannes Film Festival 2000 film Pavel
Loungin "Wedding" was awarded a special jury prize for best casting.
. Interview with Pavel Lungin: "Pavel Lungin: down the intestinal tract of Russia Veronika Klebnikov.