Director, scriptwriter, Juris Poskus, studied Linguistics at the University of Latvia. Between 1990 and 1992 he
made several short films and experimental videos. He then studied at Cal Arts on a Fulbright Scholarship. After graduation in 1995 he worked on TV documentaries and 110/220
. He lives now in New York City.
The master-class is organized by the European Commission Delegation to Russia.