Iryna Tsilyk is Ukrainian filmmaker and writer. The author and director of several short fiction and documentary films, as well as the full-length documentary film “The Earth Is Blue As an Orange” which will have its world premiere at “Sundance Film Festival” in January 2020 and won “Best directing award” in World Documentary Competition at Sundance Film Festival!. Some of her poems and short stories have been translated into English, German, French, Polish, Lithuanian, Czech, Swedish, Romanian, Catalan languages, were presented at several international literary festivals and events, such as: the literary residence of LCB (Berlin, 2018), Prague Book Fair 2018, Poesiefestival Berlin 2017, Vienna Book Fair 2017, Leipzig Book Fair 2017, Frankfurt Book Fair 2016, Vilnius Book Fair 2016, The month of uthor's readings (Czech Republic, Slovakia 2016), Vilenica International literary festival (Slovenia 2008) and others.