... 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.

Abdi "Registrator"

Heinz Ketchup

Abdi "Stapler"

"Paradise Place" Promo

Abdi "Pen"

Tetra Pack "O Moloke"

Abdi "Plasticine"

Laktovit Forte

Animation: Dmytro Lisenbart

Abdi "Backpack"

Eco World

Rakhat Chocolate"Feelings"

Danone Bio Balance


Vodniy Mir “Banzai”

Transport Communication"Cars"

Danone Activia «Rumbling»


Danone Activia Classic


Danone Activia «Bloating»


Transport Communication"People"

Kievstar Winners 1


Millennium Christmas «Boy»


Kievstar Winners 2


Rakhmet Tea


Polyana Vodka


Livolin Forte




Millennium Chocolate «Football»


Millennium Christmas «Kids»


Forest Gump


Millennium Christmas «Girl»


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 ©2016 Maria Khalpakhchi.