Curriculum Vitae

 Name               Oleg Aklas
 Born                 St. Petersburg, Russia
 Date of birth     3/12/1965
 Nationality        Israeli
 Languages        Russian, English, Hebrew

 Address     Oudezijds Voorburgwal 230-B5, 1012 GJ, Amsterdam, Holland
 Tel             +31 (0) 6 14991460 mobile
 E mail

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 1995-97 MA in Television Directing at St. Petersburg Academy of Arts,
               St., Petersburg, Russia

 1988-91 BA in Television Directing at the Theatre Music and Cinema
               Institute in Leningrad (Television Section) St.Petersburg, Russia.


 1998    Special video editing course for AVID system at Hadassah College of Technology,
              Jerusalem, Israel

 1990    Specialization course at the E.S.E.C., School of Cinema, Paris, France


Cameraman with knowledge and experience working with studio video camera(multicamera system), ENG, steady cam, virtual studio. TV Director of multi camera studio, music video clips, documentary video films, VJ.


Work experience

 2007     Director of a documentary film “The Tulip”  for Broadcasting Company “Channel 5,
              St. Petersburg, Russia.


2005-06 Director of a documentary film “Achter de Zwarte Bergen” together with MM producties,
              Van Hallstraat 52, 1051 HH, Amsterdam, Holland


2003-05 Initiator and the organizer of cultural space “East Area”,
               Jodenbreestraat 24, 1011 NK, Amsterdam, Holland


2003-04 Cameraman of television programs “Bij De Hand Media Production”. Almere, Holland

2003       Cameraman of a documentary film about travel Rotterdams Jongerskoor to St.-Petersburg.
               Stishting RJK, Rotterdam, Holland

2002-03 Cameraman and the director of television programs “Bellissima” productions and Stichting “Orka”.

               For  broadcast on channel SALTO 1,  Amsterdam, Holland 

2002-06 V.J. and organizer of "salon USSR" events. Amsterdam,

2001-02 Cameraman of cultural TV magazine of “NIK media” for
                broadcasting on 1 National Channel, Hilversum, Holland

2001-03 Director and presenter of weekly radio programme "Nobody is  perfect"
                on Radio 100, Amsterdam, Holland

2001      Director of periodical TV youth programme "Pricool" ,3 Channel, Tel Aviv, Israel

2000      Cameraman of documentary film "Ukraine Brides", Nili Tal Productions, Tel Aviv, Israel,   

2000-01 Cameraman of E.N.G. department at Israel Broadcast Association (IBA 1 Channel),
                Jerusalem, Israel

1999       Cameraman at Eurovision Song contest 1999, Jerusalem, Israel

1994-99  Cameraman working as stuffer at TV studio department of IBA, Jerusalem,    Israel

1991-94  Cameraman of video, working as freelance at IBA, Jerusalem,
                Israel and 9 Channel Israel Cable TV, Jerusalem, Israel

1990-91  Director, script writer and cameraman of about ten video clips for weekly musical programme at the
                National Television in Leningrad. Director and presenter of some of these programmes,
                Leningrad (USSR) , Russia                        
1990       Cameraman of the special TV programme on the 43 Cannes Festival, Cannes, France

 1999-90  Floor manager and script writer at the National Television in Leningrad, Music Department,
                 Leningrad (USSR), Russia

 1987-88  Assistant of cameraman at the film department of the National Television in Leningrad,
                Leningrad (USSR), Russia

 1986-87  Light manager at the National Television in Leningrad, (USSR), Russia

Festivals and Awards


2005       Videofestival “PUSTO” Moscow, Russia

2003      “Transit Central Azie” cultural festival in “De Balie”, Amsterdam, Holland
2002&06 Festival on the cultural ship “Stubnitz”. Amsterdam, Holland

 2002       “Rocket Clip Festival” in PARADISO, Amsterdam, Holland

2001         Festival of documentary cinema “Doc-Aviv”, Tel Aviv, Israel

 1999       Organizer and producer of the Second International "Open Video" Festival, Tel Aviv, Israel

 1998       Organizer and producer of the First International "Open Video" Festival, Tel Aviv, Jerusalem,
                Haifa, Israel

 1996       Participant of "Independent Festival of popular films". Award "For keeping cultural heritage"
                 for the documentary film "Boeviye Sloni" as director and a cameraman, Jerusalem, Israel

 1991       Ninth Film Festival, Jerusalem Cinematheque, Presentation of five video clips staged in USSR.
                Jerusalem, Israel

 1990        First prize on Leningrad Video Festival 90, for directing of music video clips ,
                 Leningrad (USSR), Russia