Alisa Gorokhova is a Ukrainian-Canadian documentary filmmaker, writer and journalist. Having lived, worked, and studied on both sides of the Atlantic with a decade of experience in technical and commercial copywriting, Alisa is now a second year short-form documentary student at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism. She focuses on issues related to immigration, mental health advocacy, history and politics, as well as music and storytelling as a force of learning and healing. She graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Toronto, and received her Master of Arts degree in European Politics from the University of Amsterdam.
University of Toronto - BA in Political Science
University of Amsterdam - MA in European Politics
UC Berkeley - MJ, Short-Form Documentary Track (Class of '24)