Alexey Evstigneev was born in 1997 in the city of Shatura. Graduate of the VGIK named after S. A. Gerasimov (workshop of V. P. Lisakovich and A. I. Gelein, 2020). Participant of IFA Talent Campus, Visions du Reel Talent Campus, Faro IF Talent Campus. The student's work "Golden Buttons" was included in the long list of the European Film Academy and won the prize of the Krakow Film Festival with qualification for an Oscar. In his works, Alexey is looking for a new organic language and technique to combine animation, documentaries and feature films.