Born in Moscow 17/07/1974
In 1996 graduated Moscow Institute of Cinematography (VGIK).
From 1997 till 2007 worked on TV channel “Culture” as a - editor, author, director of programs ("Masterpieces of old cinema" with Ivan Duhovicnuy, "Apokrif" with Viktor Erofeev and others)
From 2006 worked as a chief-editor on the program "Magic of the cinema". 2006-2013 directing and scenario in "Documentary camera" (channel Culture). Making documentary serial on different channels - the First, REN, TVC.
Besides that, published in magazinez stories and interview. Published an adventure book "My body is Bosfor".
2007 - 2008 – Screenwriter of the documentary films "Jazz improvisation of life by Oleg Efremov," "Plyatt : Reloaded," "The Tale of the Soviet angel (Alla Larionova)" TVC channel
2009 - director and screenwriter of the documentary film "Russia: the three pillars of film business" (the first movie-makers in Russia.)
2010 - screenwriter of the documentary film "Coordinates of Utopia" (mythology conquest of the NorthPole).
2010 - Director, Screenplay, Editor of the documentary series "Kinonachalniki: builders and perestroika." TV channel "Culture".
2011 - author and director of "Beauty inside out" and "Funeral turnkey" in the documentary series "Surviving in the city." TVC channel
2011 - director and writer of the documentary film "Pomors. The first in the Arctic. " http://video.yandex.ru/users/vladimirniov/view/2/ # Federal Agency for Culture and Cinematography, "VIB-film studio"
2011 - screenwriter of film "Profession: wife" (the idea of the script). Studio "Kinoslovo"
2013 - Author, director of the documentary film "The Magic Mountain of Vincenzo Bianchi".
" Andrei Shemyakin Studio"
The movie participated in 2013 at festivals in Latvia OPEN PLACE, Greece, at the Input conference, at a festival "We will live! " in Moscow where won a prize in the documentary program.
Also it entered the nominations on the award COUNTRY and Laurel Branch. Since 2008 - Member of the Russian Cinematographers' Union. Now works at a new project of TV channel 24DOC "Direct speech", over documentary and short projects.