Yanna Buryak


Yanna Buryak is the founder of MIMESIS, a full-cycle film production company, and VOSTOK, the first Russian short film agency.

She graduated from the Moscow Economics School and then the London MET Film School in 2014 with a degree in production. She specialises in the international co-production of auteur-driven cinema, having collaborated with France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Brazil, Greece, Kosovo and the UK. In 2021 Yanna was invited as an upcoming producer to participate in training programs at European Film Market - Co-Production Visitors Program during Berlinale and Young Producers Program - IDFAcademy & IDFA Forum during IDFA.


CEE Animation is supported by the Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union and co-funded by state funds and foundations and professional organisations from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia.

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