Born on February 13 in Moscow, Russia - Alisa Khazanova is an actress, director, and writer appearing in such films and series as The Woman In Black (2012), Homeland (2015), and Land of Oz (2015).
She was a Bolshoi Ballet soloist for 8 years until she was forced to resign after a serious knee injury. Beyond acting and directing, Alisa is a teacher at Nikolay Ogryzkov Contemporary Dance School. She designed and directed ballet routines at the State Academy of Choreography.
Middleground is Alisa’s directing debut. She also co-wrote and starred in the film.