Elvira Ibragimova is an LA-based director and writer, specializing in comedy. Elvira is a half Jewish, half Muslim refugee, hailing from sunny, Soviet-era Uzbekistan. After an initial career in architecture, she turned to filmmaking. She is a graduate of Second City’s Harold Ramis Film School. Her short films Dingus Wishes and Straight or Alive have placed in multiple film festivals and helped her secure the Viacom Viewfinder Directing Fellowship, a year long training program for episodic television. Her television credits include Danger Force on Nickelodeon and The Fairly OddParents on Paramount+.