Anna Tchernakova
    Born in St.Petersbourg, Russia
    Canadian citizen
    Trained as a film director in the acclaimed National Film Institute (VGIK) in Moscow, Anna Tchernakova has worked as a writer, film director and producer since 1993. Her films have participated in international film festivals including Tokyo, Berlin and Montreal.
    She has written scripts, stories and poems and directed theatre plays.
    She left Russia in 1994 and since then taught at McGill University, Montreal, and worked as an independent filmmaker in Victoria, British Columbia (Canada).
    Now Anna Tchernakova shares her time between Canada and England where she continues to work as filmmaker with her production company Zaleski Enterprises Ltd.