SMS Alum Igor Myakotin Co-Produced Documentary “Welcome to Chechnya” – Sundance, Berlin Festivals & Shortlisted for Two Oscars

SMS Alum IGOR MYAKOTIN, Doc Studies ‘16, co-produced “Welcome to Chechnya” which played Sundance 2020, US Documentary Competition, Special Jury Award for Editing; Berlin International Film Festival, Audience Award, and was shortlisted for two Oscars: Documentary Feature and Visual Effects (a first ever for a documentary!). Igor and director David France were our Doc Talk guests in November of 2020. An excerpt from that conversation can be found here

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