ELINA VASKA is an actress born in Riga, Latvia. She currently studies Theory of Audiovisual Art and Theatre at the Latvian Academy of Culture. At the very beginning of her studies Elīna Vaska was cast for the main role in MELLOW MUD, directed by Renars Vimba (2016), for which she was selected for the 20th edition of EUROPEAN SHOOTING STARS. Therefore Elina will be be presented with the EUROPEAN SHOOTING STARS Award at the 67th Berlin International Film Festival 2017. Before, the film won the Crystal Bear for Best Film in the Generation 14plus strand of Berlinale 2016. This September Elina Vaska had her debut in theatre. Further, Elina appears in the music video “COCOON” by the German band MILKY CHANCE.