Masha GODOVANNAYA

(1976- )
Nationality: russian

Masha Godovannaya is an experimental filmmaker and curator.
Born in Moscow in 1976, she studied music, book editing and publishing in Russia before majoring in film production at Brooklyn College in New York. She worked at Anthology Film Archives as a researcher and film/video curator for several years and completed a number of films which have been screened at many American and international film festivals (NY Underground Film Festival, Evolution Film Festival, Center Georges Pompidou, London Film Festival, International Film Festival Rotterdam, International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, etc.). Her curatorial projects have been presented at different venues such as Centro Cultural Banco do Brazil, Yale University, Moscow International Film Festival, Avanto Film Festival and many others.
She holds a MFA in Film/Video from Bard College (USA) and a MA in Sociology from European University in St. Petersburg (Russia).
Masha now lives in St. Petersburg, Russia where she continues her film-making and curatorial work. She is currently teaching film and video courses at Faculty of Liberal Arts and Science (Smolniy College), St. Petersburg State University.

19 MOVIES IN DISTRIBUTION

  BLESSING
2014 / Video / color / sound / single screen / 7' 14 / 30 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  A FEAST IN TIME OF PLAGUE
2014 / Video / color / sound / single screen / 12' 41 / 45 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  FETISH FRAMES #1
2013 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 3' 00 / 25 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  HUNGER
2011 / Video / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 39' 07 / 120 €
distribution: Blu-Ray or Digital file on server or Digital file on USB stick
  40
2010 / Mini DV / color / sound / single screen / 10' 00 / 27 €
distribution: Mini DV
GIVE ME BACK THE PROPELLER
2009 / Mini DV / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 19' 48 / 30 €
distribution: Mini DV
2 HOME-MOVIES
2008-2009 / Mini DV / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 8' 42 / 25 €
distribution: Mini DV
ALONG WITH THE PHOENIX
2008 / 16mm / color / silent / single screen / 10' 00 / 30 €
distribution: 16mm or Mini DV
OBJECTS IN MIRROR ARE CLOSER THAN THEY APPEAR
2006-2007 / Mini DV / color / sound / single screen / 60' 26 / 80 €
distribution: Mini DV
  ANOTHER PLACE AND YET THE SAME
2005 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 35' 00 / 107 €
distribution: Mini DV
  UNTITLED 1
2005 / Super 8mm / b&w / sound / single screen / 4' 00 / 20 €
distribution: Digital file on server or Mini DV
MAGIC FERRY-2
2001-2005 / 16mm / tinted b&w / sound / single screen / 0' 40 / 17 €
distribution: Mini DV
  DROPS ON MARBLE
2003 / color / sound / single screen / 9' 00 / 28 €
distribution: Digital file on server or Mini DV
MUZHCHINI
2002 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 3' 00 / 19 €
distribution: 16mm
  A FEW DRUNKARDS AT THE MARS BAR
2001 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 0' 50 / 17 €
distribution: 16mm
  THE FIRST ROUND DANCE
2001 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 3' 00 / 19 €
distribution: 16mm
  MAGIC FERRY
2001 / 16mm / tinted b&w / silent / single screen / 0' 30 / 17 €
distribution: 16mm
  YOU CAN'T KEEP A GOOD SNAKE DOWN
2000 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 4' 00 / 20 €
distribution: 16mm
  NEW YORK UNDERGROUND
1999 / Super 8mm / b&w / sound / single screen / 7' 00 / 23 €
distribution: Mini DV