Russia
Ilya Khrzhanovsky

Ilya Khrzhanovsky

Born in 1975 in Moscow, Ilya Khrzhanovsky studied at the Bonn Academy of Fine Art and graduated from the Russian film school VGIK in 1998. His first feature film 4 (2004) was awarded the Tiger Award and the Golden Cactus at the Rotterdam International Film Festival in 2005, the Best Director Prize at the Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema, the Grand Jury Prize as Best New Director at the Seattle International Film Festival and several others. DAU is Khrzhanovsky’s second feature film.

Ilya Khrzhanovsky