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Nikolai Galitzine

Producer - Advantage Pictures
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Nikolai is a writer/producer based in the UK. He began in special effects on films such as Candyman and Hellraiser 3, before moving into directing international award winning commercials with Partizan. He has worked in all areas of the film making process, from script development to post-production and uses this knowledge to nurture projects from inception to completion as a creative producer.

He recently produced a short film IRIS which went on to win 15 awards internationally and be selected in over 100 festivals, It was then chosen to be released as part of a feature anthology GALAXY OF HORRORS (2017) which premiered at the Toronto Film Festival and has been sold worldwide for VOD and Bluray, released in the UK on StudioCanal. He is now in final development on IRIS as a feature with a co-production with Canada to shoot summer 2018.

He is currently finishing post production on DEAR CHILD (2018) an experimental drama/documentary hybrid feature shot in the favelas of Rio, which will hit the festival circuit in November.

He is also now producing FROM THE MOUNTAIN (2018), a Syrian period war film shooting in Jordan this August, also developed from a short film.

His main love is cinema, and stories that need to be told.