Kateryna Gornostai is a director, writer and film editor. She was born in Lutsk, Ukraine in 1989, and is now living in Kyiv. She has studied filmmaking at Marina Razbezhkina and Mikhail Ugarov’s School of Documentary Film and Theatre, and started her career as a documentary filmmaker in 2012. Subsequently, she shifted to fiction films and hybrid forms. She currently teaches documentary filmmaking at Kyiv-Mohyla Academy’s School of Journalism.