... had a dark childhood because she spent it in dark cinemas watching a lot of films.

She grew up on the International Film Festival and had a chance to watch different films every day through many years.

That’s how one day she decided to be behind the screen and later had successfully graduated from a film school as a director.

Since 2003 she made couple of short films and one TV feature film, number of commercials.

For almost 15 years Maria was working as a 1st AD on many international productions including films and commercials, which gave her a lot of unforgettable experiences and lessons.

Now she mostly dedicates her time shooting commercials for different clients and countries.


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Abdi "Stapler"

Tetra Pack "O Moloke"

Deep Relief

Abdi "Plasticine"

Heinz Ketchup

Abdi "Backpack"

Abdi "Registrator"

Rakhat Chocolate"Feelings"

Abdi "Pen"

"Paradise Place" Promo

Vodniy Mir “Banzai”

Abdi "Pen"

Danone Activia «Rumbling»


Laktovit Forte

Animation: Dmytro Lisenbart

Danone Activia «Bloating»


Eco World

Kievstar Winners 1


Danone Bio Balance


Kievstar Winners 2


Transport Communication"Cars"

Polyana Vodka


Danone Activia Classic




Transport Communication"People"

Millennium Christmas «Kids»


Millennium Christmas «Boy»


Millennium Christmas «Girl»


Rakhmet Tea


Forest Gump


Livolin Forte


Millennium Chocolate «Football»


+380 67 711 17 89

 ©2018 Maria Khalpakhchi.