Evgeny Grigoriev

Director, Jury president

Evgeny Grigoriev is a director and producer. He was born in 1979 in the village of Koshuki (Sverdlovsk region), studied journalism at USU and worked on television. After he graduated from the All-Russian State Institute of Cinematography (VGIK) he made 10 author's award-winning film, became Dad, made several commercials, videos and TV series, and staged two performances. In 2001 he founded the "The First Film" Documentary House. From 2013 to 2016, he was the president of Russian Documentary Film and Television Guild.