Originally from a small town in the south of Russia, I made my way to New York, where I studied filmmaking at NYFA and directed, wrote and edited three short films, then to Paris where I was lucky to join a great documentary project "The First Film" as a production assistant and now back to Moscow where I'm trying join different film projects to apply my diverse skills and gain more hands-on film experience.
Name: Oksana Belousova
Lives in: Moscow, Russia
Occupation: Director, Editor, Photographer (Still) and Production Assistant
The First Film
Film by David Wilkinson (Documentary, Biography, History and Mystery) Miscellaneous Crew In October 1888 Louis Le Prince produced the world's first films in Leeds,England. These were shot on cameras patented in both America and the UK. Once he had perfected his projection machine Le Prince arranged to demonstrate his discovery to the American public and thus the world. On 16th September 1890, just weeks before he was due to sail to New York Louis Aime Augustine Le Prince stepped onto the Dijon to Paris train and was never seen again. No body was ever found so legally no one could fight the Le Prince claim that he invented a camera that recorded the very first moving image. As a result, several years later, Thomas Edison and the Lumiere Brothers were to claim the glory and the prize of being acknowledged as the first people to pioneer film. Louis Le Prince was never added to history books. But for one lone voice, who worked with him, Le Prince's name and his pioneering work was forgotten. THE FIRST FILM is a feature length documentary proving once and for all Le Prince ... Written by David Nicholas Wilkinson
Film (short) by Oksana Belousova (Music, Mystery and Romance) Director, Writer, Editor Why cannot we live in a simple world? Why do we have to make things so complicated? Let's have a look at a simple story where everything is as clear as black and white and decide if we really need all these things...
You Don't Know Me
Film (short) by Oksana Belousova (Music and Mystery) Director, Writer, Editor A young professor comes into a classroom. While he is doing some routine preparations for the lecture - writing something on the board, he thinks about his real passion in life and what he actually wants to be - an artist. As he absorbs himself in this thought, some other interesting details unweil about his dream... Written by Oksana Belousova
Film (short) by Oksana Belousova Director, Writer, Editor, Self What's the best way to enjoy the magnificent skyline of Manhattan? To climb up on a window of a multi-storey building and throw a bird's-eye view...