< Korol Baklanov (The King of Cormorants)>
Little Andrey is raised in a family of aviculturists and wants to learn more about the birds and their language. One day he finds out that the birds on Lake Baikal are in danger
Born on November 17, 1988 in Moscow, director and screenwriter Daria Razumnikova studied Feature Film Direction at the HSE University Higher School of Journalism (A.V. Fenchenko, A.K. Kotta & V.K. Kotta studio, class of 2012) and earned one more degree, “21st Century Film Director”, from Mikhalkov Academy in 2021 (V.A. Fenchenko & V.I. Khotinenko studio).
Daria’s film idea pitched best in the 2014 Pitching Lab “KultBureau” and later, with the support from its team, grew into the award-winning film Not A Word About Your Mother (2014), which won prizes in Russia and the USA.