Born in 1955 in Perm. Graduated from the VGIK in 1985.
During 1985-1991 was the director of the East-Siberian Newsreel Studio (Irkutsk).
In 1991-1992 worked as the director of the State Artistic Production Association “Mosfilm”.
Since 1993 to present day works in the film studio “Asia-film”