Nastya graduated from a prestigious university but finding work is not easy. In this film, where Nastya plays herself, we see reenactments of the true life story of Ms Sokolova, from desk slave in banking to head bookkeeper of an illegal brothel.
She was born in 1982 in Feodosia, Crimea. Later she moved to Grozny. She lived through six years of war in the Chechen Republic as a child and teenager. In 1998 she emigrated to Russia.
In 2016 she graduated from the VGIK, course of Alexey Uchitel.
Her latest short film, Eight Images from the Life of Nastya Sokolova, won the award for Best Short Film at Spirit of Fire 2018.
8 Images from the Life of Nastya Sokolova (2017)
Holy God (2016)
Tamerlan’s Love (2015)