JURY / MAYA KUZINA
Film curator and producer working in documentary film across disciplines.
She has 6 years of experience working as Curator of Special Projects at Moscow-based Documentary Film Center. Since April, 2021 she has become Curator of Documentary Film at KinoPoisk.
As a producer she is working on 2 documentary film projects: a debut work by Maria Dudko which tells the dramatic story of her family that involves a helicopter hijack, a lover at prison in Sydney and Australia’s most notorious love affair. The project has been selected for Meet Market at Sheffield DocFest. Kitty Green is the project’s script advisor.
The second film is Blue Rose by Olya Korsun with Sasha Kulak as DoP which awaits its international premiere in autumn 2021.
She is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in Film Programming and Curating at Birkbeck University of London. She has been awarded with a prestigious British Chevening Scholarship.