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Overview

  • 14 References 5 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Russian; learning English, French
  • 27, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • filmmaker / photographer / artist
  • some universitues but mostly self-taught
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Currently studying at the Rodchenko art school.

Make myself a better man to make this world a better place.

ABOUT ME

I'm a 27 years old, was born and raised in Moscow, Russia, traveled the world a lot.
My career started from snowboard shooting and then: travel, documentary, portrait, fashion, surfing, video editing, color correction, some sound design, music production and illustration.

Last year I've become vegetarian to bring some possitive changes to live.

I am quite open to have new experiences in this life, happy to meet interesting people, to share ideas and make something together. My favorite activities are watching movies, swimming, soul parties, yoga, a little bit of dancing, bicycling, snowboarding, surfing and cruising on a skateboard. I love HipHop and Jazz, I love spiritual practices. Making films and clips is my profession, you can check some of my film works at www.isakin.in, and my photo flow at https://www.instagram.com/isakin/
Love with God, live with Peace!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

It's always great to meet local people, to communicate with them.
Real places instead of hotels.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Me and my friends had a great couch surfing trips in California, New York and France - met a lot of great people.

Interests

Cinema
Art
Surfing
Snowboarding
Charity
Love

  • arts
  • writing
  • fashion
  • documentaries
  • illustrations
  • dancing
  • vegetarian
  • yoga
  • walking
  • movies
  • traveling
  • surfing
  • snowboarding
  • skateboarding
  • sports
  • art history
  • art
  • spirituality
  • surf
  • hiphop
  • god

Music, Movies, and Books

Favorite filmmakers:
Andrei Tarkovsky
Jean-Luc Godard
Romain Gavras
Evan Prosofsky
Colin Kennedy
Matthew Frost

Favorite photographers:
Jeff Mermelstein
Martin Parr
Juergen Teller
Gueorgui Pinkhassov

Movies: Mahabharata, I Origins, Our day will come, Blow Up, Adieu au langage, Slogan, Lola, Pierrot le Fou, Lyubov, Kuryer, Paranoid Park, Never Not (part 2), The Love Bug, Chaising Mavericks, La course à l'échalote, Cry Baby, Manhatten, The Last Boy Scout, La Dolche Vita, Drive, Le Valseuses, L'homme de Rio, Elisa, Golden Boy, Angry Kid, Le Magnifique, C'etait Un Rendez-Vous.

Music: VSIGME, Archanga, SuperSonyc, Moa Pillar, DZA, Lavanda, Johnny Cash, Bjork, David Bowie, Run DMC, Is Tropical, The Beach Boys, Vanessa Paradis, Grimes, Herbie Hancock, Arcade Fire, Jon Hopkins, The Doors, Sade, Raumskaya, Mumiy Troll, Serge Gainsbourg.

Books: Lermontov, Turgenev, Tolstoy, Ilf & Petrov, Mark Tven, Sagan, Beigbeder, Mark Levi, Chekhov, Pushkin.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I jumped through the huge tree on a snowboard.

Teach, Learn, Share

Would love to share philosophy talks, walking, boarding and cooking.
Would love to meet some creators to collaborate in a shooting, script writing or any kind of art or just good people.

What I Can Share with Hosts

My skills, food and drinks.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Monaco, Portugal, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Canada, Finland, Russian Federation

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