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Alia Azamat Ashkenazi



Born in Uzbekistan, Alia Azamat Ashkenazi got her start as a sports columnist which helped her to discover her love for dramatic writing and visual storytelling. She has collaborated with the United Nations as a writer-director on their International Peacemaking Festivals in Moscow (2008-2011). Alia moved to New York and completed New York Film Academy’s 1-Year Screenwriting program. She has since gone on to be a script supervisor on a number of productions including When They See Us, Succession, and Creed II.

Program Studied at NYFA: Screenwriting
Program Type: 1-Year Conservatory
Year Attended: 2014
Location: Los Angeles
Credits: When They See Us, Succession, Creed II, Things Heard & Seen, Odd Squad, FearlessImpractical Jokers

Alia Azamat Ashkenazi | NYFA Screenwriting Alum

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