Anastasia is a recent graduate student of School of Visual Arts with a BFA in Film and Video, concentrating in Directing. In the past years, she has directed, shot, edited and wrote some short narrative films of her own and produced numerous short films and music videos of others. Most recently, she directed and edited several fashion films, which were screened at Moscow Fashion Week in 2018 and at EECAAC in Moscow Fashion Show Fashion Aids Line that promotes support for people living with HIV. Currently, with the team of talented animators, Anastasia is making a short animated film that she wrote, which deals with family acceptance and childhood trauma. For her thesis, she also premiered her feature length experimental documentary, where along with her partner she has traveled to 10 countries around the world to document people of different cultures and backgrounds, thereby demonstrating the diversity and complexity of life.