Born in Leningrad in 1980.
Studied at the Dzerzhinsky Higher Naval-Engineering School, at the acting faculty of the St.-Petersburg Academy of Theatre.
Graduated from the director's faculty of the Film Institute VGIK (2009, workshop of V Khotinenko).
He directed the theatre production "God, send me Another" (2008, Vysotsky Centre). Received a diploma in the short competition at Kinotavr 2010 for the film "Mum".
In 2011 he made his full-length debut "Games for Children of an Adult Age".