Director,
Writer
Born 1988, USSR (Russia)
 
 
Svetlana SIGALAYEVA
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Светлана СИГАЛАЕВА
Svetlana SIGALAEVA
Filmography (extracts)
 
Director
2020 - Bad Daughter (Плохая дочь) [fiction, 25 mn]
2013 - Kardo (Кардо) [fiction, 30 mn]
2012 - Not With Us (Не с нами) [documentary, 42 mn]
2012 - The Road to Hell (Дорога в ад) [documentary, 30 mn]
2010 - 2 in 1 (2 в 1) [documentary, 27 mn]
 
Writer
2020 - Bad Daughter (Плохая дочь) by Svetlana SIGALAYEVA [fiction, 25 mn]
2012 - Not With Us (Не с нами) by Svetlana SIGALAYEVA [documentary, 42 mn]
2012 - The Road to Hell (Дорога в ад) by Svetlana SIGALAYEVA [documentary, 30 mn]
2010 - 2 in 1 (2 в 1) by Svetlana SIGALAYEVA [documentary, 27 mn]

Awards :
Not With Us :
Best documentary, Open Film Festival for students and beginners, Moscow (Russia), 2012
Best documentary, International Film Festival VGIK, Moscow (Russia), 2012

Biography
Born in 1988 in Moscow.
After finishing school entered the VGIK (directors’ department) on commercial basis.
Year later was expelled for unsuitability for the occupation.
Was at a film studio’s beck and call.
In 2008 entered the VGIK again and was accepted for a government-financed place (workshop of Sergei Misoshnichenko).
Made 7 shorts from her own scripts, participating and winning awards at over 60 festivals in 16 countries. Quadruple winner of the St Anna festival, prizes of the VGIK international festival, Grand Prix of the 12th International Kansk video festival, and others. Currently is working on her debut feature “Unsaintly”.
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