Ulyana Osovska

Director, social activist and traveller Ulyana Osovska was born in Ukraine. She graduated in International Economics from Kyiv National Economic University.

Ulyana was an active participant in Ukraine’s revolution of 2014, which sparked her interest in documenting the world through a camera. She debuted as a director in 2015 with the short documentary “Election Agent”. In the same year, she co-founded NGO Docutoloka, which brings together documentary artists and social activists.

Ulyana’s full-length documentary debut “Almost 10,000 Voters” held a World Premiere at the “A list” film festival Warsaw Film Festival (2017) and received the “Best National Full-length Film Award” at Rivne IFF. Her latest work, “Tales of a Toy Horse,” had a successful cinematic release in Ukraine and Estonia and received several awards, among which is the Estonian People’s Award at Pärnu IFF (2022).