Viktor Aleksandrovich Kossakovsky is a Russian filmmaker. He began his career in motion pictures at the Leningrad studio of Documentaries as assistant cameraman, assistant director and editor in 1978. In many of his films, Kossakovsky plays the role of editor, cinematographer, writer, and director. The film Tishe! Was made from footage that Kossakovsky filmed outside his bedroom window in St. Petersburg. The film was a festival success in 2002.