Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk, a Ukrainian author and director, graduated from the Kyiv National I.K. Karpenko-Kary Theatre, Cinema and Television University. Participant of the Berlinale Talents, Locarno Film Academy. Founder of the Script Platform Terrarium. The director was first noticed with his short film Weighlifter (2018), a EFA contender, winner of the Best Short Film Award in Angers. His first feature, Pamfir, was supported by TorinoFilmLab, Midpoint and Cannes’ Cinéfondation.