Mikhail Gorobchuk

was born in 1988 in the city of Novokuznetsk, Kemerovo Region. In 2010, he graduated from the cameraman department of Gerasimo v Institute of Cinematography (VGIK, workshop of I.S. Klebanov). In 2007-2011, he headed the animation studio at the Pleskovo boarding school. In 2012, he debuted as a non-fiction film director and in 2013 already he received the National Award in the field of non-fiction film and TV “Laurel Branch” in the nomination “The Best Cinematographer in the Profession”.


SELECTED FILMOGRAPHY: Breath of the Tundra, 2012; Cuckoo, 2013; Idefix, 2015; The Five, 2017; Katya and Stefania. Portrait in Interior, 2018.


Russia, 2018, colour, 64 min.
Director: Mikhail Gorobchuk
Katya is in the last months of pregnancy and completing her graduation work which is not a written diploma but a handcraft. Katya is an illustrator, she makes a children’s book. A fairytale. About Yorsh Yershovich. Stephania will be born soon, and this fairytale and this film will be the first gifts from her parents.