Albina Kovalyova

Producer/ Director

London, United Kingdom
Locked Pro Plan feature



  • Producing
  • Filming
  • Script Development
  • Film Directing
  • Fluent Russian
  • Journalism
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • News Reporting
  • Videography
  • Article Writing

Companies I’ve worked with

  • C

    Channel 4 News

    • B

      BBC Worldwide

      • N

        NBC News

        • T

          Thomson Reuters

          Work history


          Documentary Director/ Producer

          BBC Worldwide

          Oct 2017 - Dec 2017
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Pitched, developed and directed a documentary film with reporter Lucy Ash about the community around a new bakery in the frontline town of Mariinka in Eastern Ukraine, where a low-level war still rumbles on.


          Documentary Director/ Producer

          Phenomen Films

          Apr 2016 - Nov 2018
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Directed two documentaries about the unique experiences of the participants of the Dau project, who were placed in the simulated world of the Soviet Union for two years, and filmed as they formed relationships, performed experiments and faced the challenges of the closed world.


          Sep 2014 - Apr 2016
          • Moscow, Russia
          • Freelance
          • Channel 4's Russia producer, covering Russia and Ukraine.


          Moscow Producer/ Reporter

          NBC News

          Jun 2013 - Sep 2014
          • Moscow, Russia
          • Full Time
          • NBC News staff Russia producer/ reporter covering major events including Edward Snowden in Russia, Sochi Olympics, the Ukraine revolution and military conflict in the east of the country.


          Moscow Bureau Producer

          Thomson Reuters

          Mar 2011 - Aug 2012
          • Moscow, Russia
          • Freelance
          • Freelance Moscow television producer covering major events for the agency including presidential elections, non-government protest and exclusive interviews and features.