Director,
Writer
Born 1981, USSR
 
 
Ella MANZHEEVA
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Элла МАНЖЕЕВА
Ella MANJEEVA
Filmography (extracts)
 
Director
2021 - White Road (Белой дороги!) [fiction, 90 mn]
2015 - The Gulls (Чайки) [fiction, 87 mn]
2009 - Within Her There is a Steppe (Женщина внутри как степь) [fiction, 14 mn]
 
Writer
2021 - White Road (Белой дороги!) by Ella MANZHEEVA [fiction, 90 mn]
2015 - The Gulls (Чайки) by Ella MANZHEEVA [fiction, 87 mn]
2009 - Within Her There is a Steppe (Женщина внутри как степь) by Ella MANZHEEVA [fiction, 14 mn]

Awards :
The Gulls :
Best first film, Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2015
Special Prize, International Human Rights Film Festival, Moscow (Russia), 2015

Biography
Born in Elista, Republic of Kalmykia. Graduated from the St. Petersburg State University of Film and TV, department of sound control men (2005, workshop of G.Frank). Worked as a sound control person in films. In 2007 entered the Postgraduate School of Scriptwriters and Directors, workshop of I.Khotinenko, P. Finn, and V.Fenchenko. The film «Within her, there's a steppe" is her yearly essay.