Legendary film director Sergei Parajanov’s widow Svetlana Shcherbatyuk-Parajanova died in Kyiv today aged 82, the Ukrainian Lira cinema informs.
In recent years, she lived with her son Suren Parajanov in the center of Kyiv.
Svetlana Shcherbatyuk-Parajanova was a philologist and teacher.
According to Russian film expert Vyacheslav Shmyrov, a repeated stroke was the cause of death.
She lived with Parajanov for 30 years.