Participant Profile

Olga Tatosiyan

Nizhniy Novgorod

Northwest Film Forum promotes film exhibition and production with two cinemas, film production and post-production facilities, educational workshop space and, a film vault with over 1,000 titles. Ms. Tatosiyan spent time with NWFF staff, learning about the organization’s operations and artistic direction and presented a screening of contemporary Russian video there. She also met with independent filmmakers and professionals from numerous Seattle arts organizations including the Henry Art Museum, On the Boards, 911 Media and the Seattle Architectural Foundation. She participated as an actress and production assistant in the shooting of an independent film and researched contemporary Seattle films for inclusion in a screening in Russia.