Festival "BRAVE"

Special guests

Vitalia Kornienko

Vitalia is a film and voice actress.
She has participated in more than 80 films and has duplicated
and voiced more than 20 roles in foreign films and cartoons.
Vitalia is the Award Winner of the International festival of films for children and youth "Zero Plus" for the leading role in the film "The Girl and the Wish Tree" by Alexandra Lupashko; the Award Winner of the 38th International Student Festival of the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography for best actress; the Award Winner of the “Film magic” for the best child artist; the Award Winner of the “Actress of the Year” (film) of the 1st National Prize “Talented Kids Awards 2019”; Special Jury Award Winner (a grant of the “Blue Bird” for the development of creative abilities (6th season).

Some of the latest film works are “Ice 2”, “Better Than People”, “Cipher”, “New Year Renovations”, “Retribution”, “Hold My Hand” and others.

Some of the latest works in the dubbing are “Anna’s Secret World”, “Frozen II”, and “Proxima”.

Nina Romodanovskaya

Assistant Professor at the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography. She has been teaching marketing at the Department of Distribution and Marketing and at the Higher Courses of Film and Television since 2007. Additionally, she has lectured at the University of Pittsburgh and holds master classes at various professional venues. The author of the monthly Russian Film Industry Activity Index.

A Member of the Film Fund Commission that reviews the applications received from cinemas, Russian – wide Pitching Committee in the Feature Film category, Guild of Film Critics of Russia and FIPRESCI. She has been a member of the jury at major Russian film festivals. She speaks at conferences about the development of film production, delivers reports at events dedicated to the support and promotion of Russian cinema.

Irina Mastusova


Graduated from the theoretical and composing faculty of the Leningrad State Conservatory with a degree in musicologist, teacher, lecturer. Graduated from the Moscow International School of Translators, the School of Cultural Policy of Cultural Managers at the Union of Cinematographers of the Russian Federation, the Higher School of Socio-Economic Sciences, Master of arts (Political science) The University of Manchester, Great Britain, the Postgraduate School of the Institute of Philosophy of the Russian Academy of Sciences - Sector of Philosophy of Politics and Law.

Labor activity:
Extensive experience in organizational and management activities, work with socially significant and non-profit projects, projects in the field of culture and art. Since its founding (since 2003) she has worked in the team of the largest Russian animation project Kikoriki. Since 2008, General Director of the Foundation for Support of Initiatives in the Field of Family and Childhood National Children's Fund, and since 2012, Executive Director of Russian Animated Film Association.

Member of the Public Council of the Ministry of Culture

Member of the Commission of the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation of the 7th convocation on the development of culture and the preservation of spiritual heritage

Member of the Supervisory Board of the National Open Championship of Creative Competencies Art Masters 2020

Member of Expert Councils and Working Groups in legislative and executive authorities.

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