Tatiana Choulova grew up in Moscow where she got her first camera, a birthday present from her father, at the age of seven. Since then she has been honing her craft in photography and film-making. After moving to Toronto, she started working with children and young adults as an educator and independent film producer. Some of her clients include TDSB and TCDSB, Long Bay Camp, ACE After Four Childrens’ Enrichment, the Boys and Girls Club of Toronto, the City of Toronto Summer Camps, and the Toronto Public Library. She works in a partnership with Filmberries Kids Club and co-founded Focus School of Theatre Arts and Filmmaking. With Tatiana’s guidance, her students have created numerous short, animated, and live-action films which have garnered the Best Film award at international film venues including the Toronto International Film Festival. She maintains a 300+ film collection SHORT FILMS MADE BY KIDS which has generated community support to produce events such as the Focus International Film Festival and the FilmHood Fest. She has, also, been an Associate Producer at Rogers TV: Mosaic / Multicultural
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