Maya Gimaeva

graduated of the lycée of info-technologies of the Bauman Moscow State Technical University, Mamontov Art School, Journalism dept of the Higher School of Economics and Humanitarian Department of the Ca’ Foscari University in Italy. Also she studied under the guidance of M.A.Razbezhkina and worked at Meyerhold Centre in Moscow.


It’s a Shame to Be Unhappy, 2017; The Seal of King Solomon, 2018.

The Seal of King Solomon (18+)

Russia, 2018, colour, 40 min.
Director: Maya Gimaeva
He lost himself at war and then he awakened in Venice. He was a sniper and he became a photographer because the rifle’s telescopic sight is very similar to the camera’s viewfinder. Roman Cherpak left his home in Ukraine at the age of 14, he has grown up in Israel and now he raises his two sons in Italy and in Moscow and manages his gallery in Venice’s downtown.

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