Jaroslava Bagdasarová was born in 1980 in Martin, Slovakia. She obtained a Master´s degree in Social Anthropology from Saint Petersburg State University and MA in Documentary film at FAMU, Prague. She is currently working as a research fellow at the Siberian Studies Centre, Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology. In 2009 she received her PhD and made a documentary film Being Tourist at Home which is set in Chukchi Peninsula, Russian Federation.
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