BIO

A filmmaker and graphic designer, born in 1990, with a solid four years of experience and a higher education gained in Poland, Italy, Ireland, and Vietnam. Majoring in cinematography and colour grading, but going beyond limits dealing with editing, production and directing. With a strong passion for documentaries and own works screened at Mizzica Film Festival (Italy), Instant Movie Festival in Milan (Italy), in Museum of Contemporary Art in Szczecin (Poland), and others. The film “La sottile linea gialla” directed, shot and edited by her, won the Award for the Best Screenplay and Audience Award on the D.E.S.I.C.A. competition for short movies made in 24h (Italy). Fluent in 3 languages with strong skills in graphic design and photography.

New Media Technologies, majoring in cinema and video | 2015 – 2018 | Italy

Master, Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera in Milan

Photography & Lens Based Media | 2016 – 2017 | Ireland

Erasmus+, Institute of Technology, Limerick

Italian and Christian Studies | 2011 – 2014 | Poland

Bachelor, University of Szczecin

Grahpic Design & Multimedia | 2010 – 2013 | Poland

Bachelor, Academy of Art in Szczecin

Italian Studies | 02 – 07.2013 | Italy

Erasmus, Università degli Studi della Tuscia, Viterbo

Cultural Heritage Protection | 2009 – 2010 | Poland

Bachelor (not completed), Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń

Film Festival Niepokorni Niezłomni Wyklęci | 06.2018 | Poland

Writing the documentary film, workshop

Silk Road Film Festival | 03.2017 | Ireland

Director’s Masterclass with Béla Tarr

International Filmmaking Academy | 07.2015 | Italy

Workshop with Rob Nilsson and Krzysztof Zanussi in Bologna

Graphic & Web Designer / Videomaker

various | 2008 – present
dealing with video as well as graphic design for web and print for various international institutions, as Jozef Pilsudski Institute of America in New York, Board of Education in Szczecin (PL), Film Archive in Bologna (IT) and others.

 

1st Camera Assistant

„Drifter” by Justin Carroll and Darryl Neville (Ireland) | 03.2017 and 01.2018
general support to the Camera Operator Daniel McKenzie-Cossou using Canon C300 Mark II.

 

Director of Photography / Copywriter

Television and Advertising Limited Company Tuvanmedia (Vietnam) | 08-11.2017
developing ideas for TV commercials; selecting film equipment, planning and coordinating the camera and lighting team, as well as operating the camera (RED Dragon).

 

Camera Operator / Colorist

Shelagh Honan, Co. Kerry (Ireland) | 06-08.2017
shooting with Blackmagic Cinema Camera and Sony A7 II in natural landscapes of County Kerry in Ireland and incorporating specific looks of an outdoor video installation screened at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann.

 

Colorist (Intern)

Postproduction Studio Outer Limits, Dun Loaghaire (Ireland) | 04.2017
performing primary colour grades and incorporating specific looks using Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve Advanced Panel and Tangent Element.

 

Videomaker / Graphic Designer / Photographer

Youth Policy Office, Cremona (Italy) | 10.2014 – 10.2015
making promotional videos and visual documentation of cultural and urban events, graphic design of advertising materials and information brochures, office work on european projects and european voluntary service.

 

Videomaker

Concorto Film Festival in Piacenza (Italy) | 08.2015
shooting and editing of interviews as well as video documentation of events, using Blackmagic Cinema Camera and DSLR.

 

Cameraman / Editor / Graphic Designer

International Filmmaking Academy in Bologna (Italy) | 07.2015
shooting events, editing promotional videos and documentaries, graphic design of advertising materials, technical assistance during the workshop.

 

Graphic & Web Designer

Advertising Agency GREENTIGER (Poland) | 10.2013 – 10.2014
creation of corporate identity (logos, business card, letterhead paper), advertising (folders, leaflets, brochures, posters), web design

 

Trainee in Film Archive

Film Archive in Bologna (Italy) | 02.2014 – 09.2014
graphic design of information brochures and promotional materials, assistance in organizing one of the biggest Italian film festivals “Il Cinema Ritrovato”. Collaboration continues today.

Festival of Visual Art inSPIRACJE in Szczecin (Poland) | 02.2008 – 08.2012

doing set design elements, installation of set design, assistance in organization and coordination of the festival

 

project „Kolęda pod Gwiazdami” in Szczecin (Poland) | 12.2008 and 12.2009

doing set design elements, assistance in the organization of the event

 

photographic exhibition „Galeria Bezdomna” in Szczecin (Poland) | 03.2008 and 03.2009

assembling exhibitions, assistance in organization and coordination of the exhibition, clean-up operations

 

International Theatre Meeting OKNO in Szczecin (Poland) | 10.2007 and 10.2008

promotion of the festival, clean-up operations, care of artists, assistance in the organization of the festival

 

1. Targi Kultury Szczecina (Poland) | 09.2008

promotion of the event, assistance in organization and coordination of the festival

 

African Culture Festival „Afrykafest” in Szczecin (Poland) | 09.2007 and 09.2008

promotion of the festival, assistance in organization and coordination of the festival

 

I International Music Festival „Boogie Brain” in Szczecin (Poland) | 08.2008

promotion of the festival, servicing information points, clean-up operations

 

Music Festival „Gramy 2008” in Szczecin (Poland) | 07.2008

support and assistance in the organization of the festival

 

International Street Artist Festival „Bonds of Culture” in Szczecin (Poland) | 07.2007 and 07.2008

promotion of the festival, clean-up operations, care of artists, assistance in the organization of the festival, office works

 

XLIII Small Theatre Forms Festival „Kontrapunkt” in Szczecin (Poland) | 04.2008 

promotion of the festival, support helpdesk, care of artists, office works, assistance in the organization of the festival

 

Festival „Wspominamy Herberta” in Szczecin (Poland) | 04.2008

doing set design elements, promotion of the festival, assistance in organization and planning of the festival

 

Association for the development of Załom „Pogranicze” (Poland) | 01.2005 – 12.2006

volunteer leader, the organization of volunteer work, assistance the elderly, learning support to children, editing and compositing the association’s newsletter

Beyond the Bug River | 01.2016 – Present

I managed to find funds and international crew for implementation of my own documentary about polish-ukrainian relations during and after II World War. The project is currently in post-production under my supervision.

Regio Motorino – scooters by the Via Regia | 05.2012 – 11.2012

I organized and completed a scooter expedition through one of the most important former pilgrimage and trade routes – the Way of St. James. It allowed me to see the most significant temples in Europe and have a great opportunity for an unusual journey through Germany, Belgium, France and Spain. I managed to find sponsors, media patronage and honorary patronage and I spent 41 days traveling and documenting the project.

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