RUSSIA 27 MIN, 2022
A documentary film- portrait about a former literature teacher from Tulskaya oblast, Russia who has now become a famous porn actress and video blogger Eva Berger, her way into porn industry and the price she pays for her choice.
Olga Smirnova directed her first film Eva while being a student at the Higher Courses of Scriptwriters and Film Directors (Moscow, Pavel Lungin’s and Irina Volkova’s workshop). Olga Smirnova worked as a documentaries producer for TV and independent production studios. Among her works are many Russian and international projects co-run with such award-winning directors as Alex Gibney and Sergei Miroshnichenko. She worked as a programmer for Moscow International Film Festival as well as buyer for All-Russia State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company. She holds degrees in international relations, economics, and filmmaking. She studied in the USA, Great Britain, France, and Singapore.
Doker 2023 — Short Competition