V. Ulea (Vera Zubarev), Director and Author, publishes books of poetry, prose, and literary criticism. Her book A Systems Apporach To Literature: Mythopoetics of Chekhov’s Four Major Plays, was the basis for this film. She is currently a professor in the University of Pennsylvania, lecturing a course on Chekhov’s comedy among other courses. She has a PhD in literature from UPENN, and she also studied in the theatrical school in Odessa (Ukraine). This is her first feature film; in which she is the screenwriter, director, and actress.

V.Ulea - Natasha