Director,
Writer,
Producer
Born 1976, USSR (Russia)
 
 
Angelina NIKONOVA
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Ангелина НИКОНОВА
Anguelina NIKONOVA
Filmography (extracts)
 
Director
2020 - Anybody seen my girl ? (Кто-нибудь видел мою девчонку ?) [fiction, full length film]
2014 - WELKOME HOME (Велкам хом) [fiction, 100 mn]
2011 - Twilight Portrait (Портрет в сумерках) [fiction, 105 mn]
 
Writer
2020 - Anybody seen my girl ? (Кто-нибудь видел мою девчонку ?) by Angelina NIKONOVA [fiction, full length film]
2014 - WELKOME HOME (Велкам хом) by Angelina NIKONOVA [fiction, 100 mn]
2011 - Twilight Portrait (Портрет в сумерках) by Angelina NIKONOVA [fiction, 105 mn]
 
Producer
2015 - Let's Exchange Our Places (Давай меняться) by Anna EFREMOVA [fiction, 60 mn]
2011 - Twilight Portrait (Портрет в сумерках) by Angelina NIKONOVA [fiction, 105 mn]

Other films
2005 - Точка возврата (Point of Return), doc.
- Тупик (Isosceles), short, degree work
 
Site : IMDb

Awards :
Twilight Portrait :
Best Screenplay, Festival International du film de Femmes de Salé : FIFFS, Salé (Morocco), 2012
Best Screenplay, Honfleur Russian Film Festival, Honfleur (France), 2011
Best film, FilmFestival Cottbus - Festival of East European Cinema, Cottbus (Germany), 2011
First prize, Thessaloniki International Film Festival, Thessaloniki (Greece), 2011
First prize, Reykjavik International Film Festival, Reykjavik (Iceland ), 2011
First prize, Competition 1-2, Reykjavik International Film Festival, Reykjavik (Iceland ), 2011
Best first film, Honfleur Russian Film Festival, Honfleur (France), 2011
Third Award, Sputnik nad Polska, Warsaw (Poland), 2011
First prize, Festival européen des Arcs, Les Arcs (France), 2011
Best first film, Annual award of the Guild of Historians of Cinema and Film Critics, Moscow (Russia), 2011

Biography
Born in Rostov-on-Don. Moved to New York, where she enrolled in the School of Visual Arts, department of Film and Video.
Her degree work, the short film “Isosceles”, received awards at the festivals “Saint Anna” in Moscow and Cinevue in Florida. Director and producer of the documentary film “Point of Return” (2005). Author of seven full-length scripts, one of which (in co-authorship with Olga Dykhovichnaya) forms the basis of her debut film “Twilight Portrait”.
“Anybody Seen my Girl?” is her third work as director.
 

Commentaries and bibliography
- L’espace comme piège dans les films russes contemporains , Eugénie ZVONKINE, 2017, Presses universitaires du Septentrion
- Portrait au crépuscule : le viol ou la violence du pouvoir 2012, lemonde.fr
- Portrait au Crépuscule d’Anguelina Nikonova : un violent désenchantement 2012, toutelaculture.com
- Portrait au crépuscule , Pierre MURAT, 2012, telerama.fr
- Deux femmes et un film rudement russes [A propos du film Portraits au crépuscule] Thomas SOTINEL, 2012, lemonde.fr
- Жоэль Шапрон : "Похоже, что Россия наконец решила заняться экспортом своих фильмов" 2012, kinoglaz.fr
- Gangrènes de la société russe. A propos de Portrait au crépuscule d’Anguelina Nikonova 2012, borokoff.net
- Joël Chapron : "La Russie semble avoir enfin décidé de prendre en main l’exportation de ses films" 2012, kinoglaz.fr
- Les 11 meilleurs films russes de 2011 2012, La Russie d'aujourd'hui
- Portrait au crépuscule : Thriller psychologique troublant Thomas RICHARDSON, 2011, misterteesmovieclic.zeclic.fr
- Angelina Nikonova, Twilight Portrait (Portret v sumerkakh, 2011) , Marcia LANDY, 2011, kinokultura.com
- Прямая речь: фрагменты пресс-конференций на "Кинотавре" 2011, Искусство кино, 8
- Фемина торжествующая. Портрет в сумерках режиссера Ангелина Никонова , Igor SUKMANOV, 2011, Искусствокино, 8
- Le cinéma des humanistes russes rapportera peu au box-office 2011, Voix de la Russie