EVGENIA TIRDATOVA

EVGENIA TIRDATOVA

EVGENIA TIRDATOVA

Member of the European Film Academy and the National Academy and is president of the “Kinoglaz”. Member of the Board of the Filmmakers Union of Russia. Vice-President of Film Critics Guild of Russia.
Born in Moscow. Graduated from the State Institute of Cinematography (VGIK). Worked at the State TV and Radio, in the magazine “Soviet Screen”, was the editor-in-chief of the “Kino-Glaz” and “Audio Video Business” magazines. Since 1995, she is a programmer at the Moscow International Film Festival. As a screenwriter, she stands behind multiple awarded feature and documentary films.  As a director she made several shorts, fiction film “Zone of turbulence”, full-length documentaries “Mamaev kurgan” (2013), “Rokossovsky” (2015), “Rudolf Nureyev. Island of His Dreams” (2016, Grand Prix of “Window to Europe” FF, Special Prize of the Film Crirics Guild of Russia), “Caucasus Mountains (2016), “Interdom” and “Seryozha” (both – 2017).