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The Birder

Mykhaylo Zvegintsev


A one day journey to the border somewhere in Eastern Europe. For some it is the temptation of a better life, for others the way to make quick money.

Mykhaylo Zvegintsev, born in April 1987, is Ukrainian filmmaker. After years of working as creative in advertising agencies over Europe, he began to work as commercial director, shooting ads and social campaigns. Now studying directing in DFFB, Berlin.