Maxim Pozdorovkin
(Russia)

Maxim Pozdorovkin is the director of four documentaries and multiple shorts. His films include Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer (Sundance 2013 Jury Prize) and The Notorious Mr. Bout (Sundance 2014). His documentary Clinica de Migrantes (HBO) was nominated for a 2016 IDA award. Maxim holds a PhD from Harvard University for a dissertation about early propaganda. Next, Maxim is directing How To Rob Banks for Dummies, a hybrid documentary about cult video artist Joe Gibbons.

Filmography
Capital
2010
Pussy Riot - A Punk Prayer
2013
The Notorious Mr. Bout
2014
Clínica de Migrantes: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness
2016
Our New President
2018
The Truth About Killer Robots
2018

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