Alla KOVGAN is a Boston-based film maker, born in Moscow (Russia). Her films have been presented worldwide. Since 1999, Alla has been involved with interdisciplinary collaborations, creating intermedia performances (with KINODANCE Company), dance films and documentaries about dance. Since 2000, she has taught and curated dance film/avant-garde cinema as the programmer of St. Petersburg Dance Film Festival KINODANCE (Russia) and as a co-Curator of Balagan Film Series (Boston).
Belongings (1998, short), Aching (1999, short), Surface ( 2000, short), African Dance: Sand, Drum and Shostakovich (2002), Touch (2003, short), Arcus (2003, short), Movement (R)evolution Africa (2007, co-dir), Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North (2007, co-dir), Nora (2008, short doc, co-dir)