Aleksandr Irinarkhov

Born in 1984. After getting his MA in Psychology at the MSPU, Alexandr committed to a career of a creative producer. He worked at MTV, TV Rain (independent hip TV channel), 1st Channel (“Evening Urgant” – the most rated TV Russian show), and Caramba TV (the biggest Russian web-stream and blogging channel). In 2018, his documentary for Pedigree/BBDO (со-directed) got a Cannes Lions Bronze. After trying himself in documentaries, he went to the Moscow New Cinema School and finally found his niche as a director.

Aleksandr: "I like developing true characters. It expands my boundaries of understanding peoplе. I worship details in every aspect of the film".