Kristina Kukhazhmetova

was born in Kazakhstan, lived in Arkhangelsk and is now based in Saint Petersburg.


Experiment, 2012; A Story of One Killing, 2012; Freak, 2013; Dementiev, 2014; Ilmanvaihto, 2014; How I Died, 2015; Sun Eclipse, 2015; Beauty, 2017.
Special Jury Mention

Beauty (18+)

Russia, 2016, colour, 27 min.
Director: Kristina Kukhazhmetova
These are the poignant stories of little people who live in the of vast Altay areas and for whom beauty and sense can be found even amidst bleak emptiness.


Visions du Reel (Switzerland, 2017) – Prix du Jeune Public Best Film of the Premiers Pas section.