MARIA SKAKUN 

 about me 

STORY TELLER. LEADER. MOTIVATOR.

BRINGS GREATNESS OUT OF EVERYONE AROUND.

From Moscow, Russia. Currently lives In Los Angeles with an O1 visa (extraordinary abilities). 

 WORK EXPERIENCE 

MUSIC VIDEOS

(Not a Full List)

CJ GREEN feat. WESTSIDE BOOGIE & KID ASTRONAUT  |   "Breakdown"   |   2022  |   Director, Line Producer

CJ GREEN feat. 6AM  |   "Follow"   |   2022  |   Director, Line Producer, Movement Coach

WOLFSTANG  |  EP Promo "Daddy Wounds"   |   2022  |   Director

DINA LAYZIS  |   "Alone", "Our Love"   |   2021  |   Director, Choreographer, Movement Coach

CARLY LIND  |   "No One"   |   2020  |   Director

CARLY LIND  |   "All Those Nights"   |   2019  |   Director, Choreographer, Movement Coach

BRANDED CONTENT

CHAPTER 8  |   "Customized jackets commercial"   |   2021  |   Director, Producer, Movement Coach

DOCUMENTARY STYLE

"HEART ON MY SLEEVE"   |  1 year music video anniversary short doc   |   2021  |  Director, Producer

"Docu series for CARLY LIND"   |   Episodes 1-3   |   2021  |   Director, Producer

"The founding story of HRDRV"   |   short form doc for HRDRV music label   |   2021  |   Director

"BTS - Io Ballo (Dolores Ninja&Keyz)   |   BTS Short Documentary   |   2021  |   Director

UNSCRIPTED/

REALITY TV

HERE COME THE BOYS   |   Pilot   |   2020  |   Director

 education and training 

Russian State University of Physical Education and Sports   |   Directing and Producing Sport events, Art performances and festivals   |   Pr. Druzhko

Master of Directing and Producing Theatrical Performances and Festivities

2007 to 2012

- Graduated with honors in 2012

 Special Skills 

- Extremely Organized

- Multilingual (Russian, English)

- Strong professional dance background

- Team leadership

- Visual Storytelling

- Excellent communication skills

- Time management

- Ability to work under pressure

- Motivational Coach & Speaker

- Unbeatable work ethic

 AWARDS

 

(NOT A FULL LIST)

GLOBAL MUSIC AWARDS    |    Winner   |   Carly Lind - "All Those Nights" (official music video)

FILM ARTS AND HEARTS    |    Winner    |   Carly Lind - "All Those Nights" (official music video)

BEST SHORTS COMPETITION   |   Award of excellence (best directing, best music video)   |   Dina Layzis - "Alone" - official music video

FLORENCE FILM AWARDS - Honorable mention - Dina Layzis - "Our Love" (Official Music Video)

 Download THE Full Resume