Irina’s background is in animation and filmmaking. She currently works on various film and TV projects.
Storytelling has always been her passion. She started her career telling stories through visual media but became increasingly interested in written word.
The screenplays written by Irina are unique off beat stories with a distinct voice. Despite being unusual stories, they have strong messages at their heart. All of them have been motivated by wanting to impact and change things in the world around her. “The Mozzie with a Sharp Snozzie” (written and illustrated by Irina) is an example of how she hopes to change the way some children perceive themselves, their place in society and their peers.
2017 ABIA Book notable - Small Publishers' Children's Book of the Year "Vibrant illustrations... a…