ALINA YKLYMOVA (born 1990 in Meiningen in the UDSSR) is originally from Turkmenistan. Besides her Motion Pictures (B.A.) and Leadership in the creative industries (M.A.) studies in Darmstadt, she worked for three years at the state broadcasting company Hessischer Rundfunk and gained a lot of experience in different areas of film and television production. Later she lived and worked independently in Berlin on various film and art projects. Since 2017 she has been studying directing (Diploma) at the Film Academy Baden-Württemberg.
Her stylistic focus has been investigating experimental approaches to the narrative structure.