Pavel Shvedov

Animation historian, curator of cultural projects of Soyuzmultfilm.
Film critic, historian of animation. Head of the Department of Cultural Projects of the Soyuzmultfilm Film Studio (since 2018). Program Director of the International Festival of Animated Films "Insomnia" (since 2016). Member of the Board of the Guild of Film Critics and Film Critics of Russia. Member of ICOM and the Union of Filmmakers of the Russian Federation.

He graduated from the Historical Archive Institute of the Russian State Humanitarian University. In 2003–2013 he worked in news and socio-political journalism. From 2011 to 2019 he worked at the State Central Museum of Cinema. Curator of more than 30 exhibition projects on film and animation. Guest curator of cinema programs of the State Tretyakov Gallery. Member of the jury and selection committees of international film festivals.