Vorsa Sofia: I am writing

How to get inner freedom? And what can you learn from a two-year-old child? These and other questions were answered by young Belarusian writer Vorsa Sofia. By the age of 18, she had published five books and a play. Sofia also received many awards, among which - the medal «Anton Chekhov 160 years».

  • Aryna Tsyltsyna
    Editor, Interviewer
  • Aryna Tsyltsyna
  • Sofia Vorsa
    Key Cast
  • Yaroslav Gordienko
    Director of Photography
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Ворса София: я пишу
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short, Television, Other
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    5 minutes 30 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 10, 2020
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Director Biography - Aryna Tsyltsyna

Aryna Tsyltsyna, born on August 20, 2003, is a talented and accomplished individual from Minsk, Belarus. She has a strong academic background and a passion for the arts, particularly in the field of filmmaking.
Studying in Gymnasium №4 (graduation date: June 2020), Aryna became interested in filmmaking. She completed the "Television Direction" course at the Belarusian State Academy of Arts in 2019–2020, where she gained valuable insights and expertise in her chosen field.

After that, she continued honing her skills and fully embarked on a professional journey in directing, scriptwriting, and editing. Aryna pursued online education through the "Building Your Screenplay" course offered by the University of Cambridge in 2021 and the “Hollywood: History, Industry, and Art” course offered by the University of Pennsylvania in 2022.
Since 2020, she has created approximately 20 works. Her creative endeavors have led her to participate in nine international film festivals across the United States, the United Kingdom, Estonia, Moldova, Turkey, and Russia, where her work has been well-received and recognized.
She has worked on self-started projects and private orders, which encompass various genres such as music videos, interviews, short documentary films, and short fictional narratives.

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Director Statement

In this interview I want to introduce the audience to the young and capable writer Sofia Worsa. The girl is truly original and very capable. She inspires me with her freedom and I hope to inspire others.