Zofia Kowalewska

Film director, a fourth year student of Film Direction at The National Film School in Lodz, a graduate of Wajda School Documentary Film Program. Director of "Close Ties" (2016) - a short documentary that has won over 40 awards worldwide, including IDFA Special Jury Award for Student Documentary. The film played at Sundance Film Festival and has been shortlisted for 2017 Academy Awards. Zofia is currently working on her diploma films at the Lodz Film School as well as developing a feature documentary project.