KATYA TSARIK was born on February 27, 1983 in Kryvyi Rih, grew up and finished school in Lviv.
Since 2000 she has been living in Kiev.
In 2005 she graduated from the Kiev National University of Culture and Arts, film and television directing faculty. Her career started in 2004.
Katya's work concentrates in three directions:
Career began with work on the video for the cult Ukrainian rock group Green Gray for the song "Sun and Moon"
Based on her own vision, Katya Tsarik found her own style from which her directorial handwriting was formed. This made Katya Tsarik a popular music video maker among the stars of Ukrainian and foreign pop music artists. While working on a music video, Katya loves to embed encrypted meanings and create a story in a cinematic style.
[Music Shows / Awards]
Since 2007, television producers have noticed Katya Tsarik’s talent.
This is how work began on television music shows.
The director has worked on the following projects:
“Viva - the most beautiful”, “The Voice” 1,2 seasons, “The Voice kids”, “People's Artist”, 'One-to-one ”, Ani Lorak solo concert, Golden Firebird Award, Oleg Vynnyk solo concert “ Roksolana ", the tv project" The coolest ", The Music Award “M1 MUSIC AWARDS V, Music Award " Ukrainian song of the year ", Performance for the Independence Day of Ukraine 2020.
In the production of musical shows, Tsarik pays great attention to complex technological and light scenography, laying in them the concept of ideas and emphasizing the musical basis of the show.
"Legend. Lyudmila Gurchenko ", 2010
Katya Tsarik's directorial start in cinema can be considered the television biography film “Legend. Lyudmila Gurchenko "2010.
The film became unique in that the actress herself told her story of her life and formation in it. The form in which the film adaptation of the pages of the life of the great actress , lay in the musical episodes which have made the film exclusive. The movie caused a lot of responses and was highly appreciated.
"Hug me", 2020
In 2020, with the support of the State Agency of Ukraine for Cinema and the Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine, Katya Tsarik shot her debut feature film "Hug Me", where she also acted as a screenwriter of the film.
Now the picture takes an active part in international festivals.