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Yelena Lanskaya Net Worth

Yelena Lanskaya Net Worth is
$700,000

Yelena Lanskaya Biography

Yelena Lanskaya is an American film director, producer and editor. She is an active member of Directors Guild of America, the Motion Picture Editors Guild and Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.Recently, Yelena has co-produced and edited Russian theatrical musical First Love: It’s The Music! (“?????? ??????: ??? ????? ??????!”), produced by Sony, CTC Media and Bill Borden and Barry Rosenbush, producers of High School Musical.Yelena has directed movies such as The Santa Incident, The Colt, Hidden Places, Hybrid, and Primal Doubt. She also has directed a documentary Making of Dreamkeeper and a black comedy Might As Well Live.The movies she has directed earned numerous awards at film festivals around the world and in America. Oscar winning actress Shirley Jones has been nominated for Emmy Awards and SAG Awards for starring in Yelena's film Hidden Places. Hidden Places received The CAMIE Award 2007 and the Grace Award of MovieGuide Awards 2007. Writer Stephen Harrigan has WGA Awards and Humanitas Prize nominations for The Colt. Her films have been highly acclaimed by critics and press such as The New York Times. Two of her movies became the 2nd and the 17th most watched telecasts in the history of the Hallmark Channel. Her movies are shown in 122 countries in 35 languages.She is working with companies such as Columbia TriStar/Sony Pictures Entertainment, ABC, CBS, NBC, TNT, Warner Bros. Pictures, Hallmark Entertainment, Hallmark Hall of Fame, Lifetime, Sci Fi, Bill Borden & Barry Rosenbush Entertainment and the independent film companies.Yelena has studied film in American Film Institute Conservatory (AFI). In addition, she has won a participation in a highly prestigious grant program Directing Workshop for Women at AFI. Before AFI, Lanskaya has been studying in UCLA, English. In Russia Lanskaya has graduated from the Academic Music College with a bachelor's degree in music as a classical pianist. While in college, Lanskaya has performed in a chamber orchestra and has organized a rock band. At the same time Yelena has been working as a TV journalist reporting about showbiz.Yelena Lanskaya lives in Los Angeles and Moscow.

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ProfessionEditorial Department, Director, Editor
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Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2007CamieCharacter and Morality in Entertainment AwardsDirectorHidden Places (2006)
2005Judges Choice AwardFAIF International Film FestivalBest Feature FilmThe Colt (2005)
2005LA Femme Filmmaker AwardLA Femme International Film FestivalBest DirectorThe Colt (2005)
2005Special Jury AwardWorldFest HoustonTelevision and Cable Production - Feature Made for Television/CableThe Colt (2005)
2000CINE EagleCINE CompetitionAmateur/Pre-ProfessionalMight as Well Live (2000)Robert Halmi Sr. (producer)

Sue Bugden (producer)

Peter Barnes (screenwriter)

Ed Kalnins (music)

Jeffery J. Tufano (camera)

William Fiege (sound)
2000Best DebutSochi Open Russian Film FestivalDirectorMight as Well Live (2000)


Filmography

Editorial Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
DreamKeeper2003TV Movie additional editor
King of Texas2002TV Movie assistant editor
Snow White: The Fairest of Them All2001TV Movie assistant editor
Sarah, Plain and Tall: Winter's End1999TV Movie assistant editor
Night Ride Home1999TV Movie assistant editor
Jeremiah1998TV Movie assistant editor
The Long Way Home1998TV Movie assistant editor
A Christmas Memory1997TV Movie assistant editor - as Elena Lanskaya
True Women1997TV Movie assistant editor
Mrs. Santa Claus1996TV Movie assistant editor - uncredited
Mary & Tim1996TV Movie assistant editor

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Santa Incident2010TV Movie
Primal Doubt2007TV Movie
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2007TV Series 1 episode
Hybrid2007TV Movie
Hidden Places2006TV Movie
The Colt2005TV Movie
The Making of 'DreamKeeper'2004Video documentary short
Might as Well Live2000Short

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Santa Incident2010TV Movie
Pervaya lyubov: Vot takaya muzyka!2009
The Colt2005TV Movie uncredited
The Making of 'DreamKeeper'2004Video documentary short
Snow Queen2002TV Movie
Might as Well Live2000Short
Life Sold Separately1997as Elena Spoconi

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pervaya lyubov: Vot takaya muzyka!2009co-producer
The Making of 'DreamKeeper'2004Video documentary short producer
Might as Well Live2000Short producer

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Christmas Memory1997TV Movie musician: source music - piano

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