Simon (1992) is a Ukrainian filmmaker, screenwriter, film editor, producer and actor. He studied cinema and television arts at the Kharkiv State Academy of Culture. After graduating with a BA in 2013, he went on to study an advanced-level course of dramaturgy in Kyiv, where he began acting at the DAKH Theatre (2013–2018). He is the founder and co-owner of the M Films production company. Selected filmography: The Winter Garden’s Tale (2018); Salt from Bonneville (2020).