works in art, video and film since the early 1990s, and is currently the director of the BAZA publishing house (Moscow) and the Institute for Contemporary Art and Criticism. This film was showcased to acclaim at the Berlinale in 2013.
Sveta Baskova graduated from Moscow Architectural Institute (State Academy) in 1989. She became a freelance artist in 1990, and began working with film and video in 1996. In 2010 she became the director of the BAZA publishing house in Moscow, founded by Anatoly Osmolovsky. She has also been the director of the Institute for Contemporary Art and Criticism since 2011. Her latest films include “For Marx” and “One Solution – Resist”.