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Sergei Groznov

Program Bio
January-February 2011: Sundance Film Festival and New York City
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Sergei Groznovwas born in 1973 in Moscow. He studied poetry at the Gorky Literary Institute and directing at the Higher Courses of Screenwriting and Directing. His first two short films, Home Video (2005) and He, She and He (2007), won several prizes at the St. Anna Student Film Festival and the Kino Connect online film competition. His next short film, New Technologies (2008), was selected for the competition programs of the Kinotavr Film Festival, the Moscow International Film Festival, the Selektsia Film Festival and others. Sergei’s latest film, We Were Watching TV… (2010), won the award for best short film at the 2010 Stars of Shaken Film Festival (Kazakhstan).