Daria Kashcheeva studies animated film at FAMU in Prague.
Her student films featured at many international festivals. Daria’s original To Accept won the Nespresso Talents 2017 film competition in Cannes.
In Daughter, her Bachelor’s puppet animation, Daria experiments with camera motion and explores the topic of father-daughter relationship. The project was pitched within the CEE Animation Forum 2018. The film has a premiere at Annecy Animation Film Festival and got Cristal for the best Student film and Young Jury award in Student film section, the 46th Student Academy Awardin the category International Animation, the Short Film Jury Award: Animation at the Sundance Film Festival and was nominated to the 92th Academy Award for the Best short animated film!.