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Svetlana   Maksimchenko
Svetlana Maksimchenko

Head of the Cinematography Department of the Russian Ministry of Culture
Being a Moscow native with media business background Svetlana started her career in the city administration in 2013 and has a vast experience as a senior officer. Since then Svetlana participated in many renovation and municipal improvement programs.
In December 2016 Svetlana took the lead at Moscow Cinema Organization (Moskino) - a city-owned cinema chain spread all around Moscow. Under her leadership the structure of the organization was updated - several cinemas were renovated and re-opened. Apart from that Moskino curates several cinema projects - film festivals, Moscow Film Festival, Cinema Night, special screenings and other events.
From 2018 to 2020 Svetlana was the Executive officer of Moscow Film Commission, established by Moscow Government.
Today Svetlana holds the position of the Head of the Cinematography Department of the Russian Ministry of Culture.

Speaker, Russia in Focus 2020