blitzar media is a film production company based in Helsinki with an outpost in Berlin. It was founded in 2016 by Natalia Fentisova and Sieva Diamantakos. We produce long feature documentaries, short films, cross-media projects & art projects. The themes we explore vary from social & environmental issues, activism, politics to art & music.
Concept, production, post-production
We collaborate with a variety of professionals from different fields: special effects, animation, sound post-production, sound mix and etc.
Natalia Fentisova is a director, producer & film editor. She grew up in Russia and Finland. She graduated in art and media in the Brera Academy in Milan and in the Berlin University of the Arts. During her studies she exchanged for one year in California Institute of the Arts. Her work includes the film-essays “Missing Chinatown”, “Reuse”, different experimental audiovisual performances, which were shown in international events. Nowadays she manages blitzar media as a producer, co-writer and director of documentaries.
Sieva Diamantakos graduated in DAMS (University of Bologna). He is a former member of Port-Royal, an electronic indie band, with which he toured as visual artist all around the world and especially in former soviet countries, like Ukraine and Russia, among others. He made music videos such as “Putin vs Valery”, “German Big-flies”, “Balding Generation”, “Anya: Sehnsucht”, and “Spider Toupet”, receiving more than 1/2 million views on youtube. He also directed the short commercial “Sovraesposte” supported by UDIand by citta’ di Genova and Regione Liguria.
Postcards from Ukraine (2016) – a feature documentary, directed by Sieva Diamantakos
produced by Mimesi’s Culture and Paul Thiltges Distributions
A Trip Diary (2017) – a feature documentary, directed by Sieva Diamantakos, produced by blitzar media
And They Will Talk About Us (in development) – a feature documentary, directed by Sieva Diamantakos, produced by blitzar media