Alina Rudnitskaya (1976) is a director and producer. She graduated of St. Petersburg University for Arts and Culture, Department of Film Directing and started her career in the St. Petersburg Documentary Film Studio. Her works has been shown worldwide and got prizes during festivals in Leipzig, Madrid, Tampere, Oberhausen, Zagreb, Berlin, Belgrade, Moscow, St. Petersburg. Rudnitskaya’s films always have a characteristic original perspective. She is interested not only in depicting the facts of life but also in exploring the internal worlds of her characters. She succeeds in painting a vivid image of modern man while maintaining a very personal and humanistic approach toward each of her stories. She lives and works in St. Petersburg. Currently, she is working on her new film and is full of new ideas for her future work. She directed movies like Blood or I Will Forget That Day.