Born in Kyrgyzstan, graduated from Department of Film Studies at Russian State Institute of Cinematography named after S.A.Gerasimov. Editor of two websites: www.kyrgyzcinema.com & www.kyrgyzgoskino.org. Author of numerous publications on Kyrgyz cinema. Author of monograph «Territory Kinostan: Kyrgyz cinema in the persons», Bishkek, 2009. Author of article "Kyrgyz cinema at the junction of the epochs (1988-1993) loss of a supporting point during the age of changes and the consequent finding of new hope» in the compilation, published by the IFF in Busan, 2013, "The Unknown New Wave of Central Asian Cinema".