Boris Akopov

Boris Akopov

Director

A successful ballerina who danced the likes of the Kremlin Ballet and the Bolshoi Theatre, film-making is Muscovite Boris Akopov’s (1985) second career. He graduated from the prestigious Russian State Institute of Cinema (VGIK) in 2016. His short graduation film, ‘Paradise’, won Akopov first prize in his year, and ‘The Bull’, which he both directed and wrote the screenplay for, is his first full-length feature film. He is working on new projects following ‘The Bull’, which was well received internationally.

Films