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Demeter Stavropoulos is a Greek scriptwriter and director whose first short film LATER APHRODITES won multiple international awards. At the moment, she is involved in development of two shorts and her first feature film.   To find out more about her projects check out her......

Kushtrim Asllani, former Dramaturgy student at the Faculty of Arts in Prishtina, is our latest Scriptwriter of the Month. He has been working both in film and theatre as writer, director and assistant director and at the moment he is concentrating on his war trilogy.......

Manolis Kritsotakis is a Greek writer, director and location manager residing in Heraklion. Currently, he is mostly concentrated on developing a family drama with a woman defending her only son’s life and a short story based on a novel about a fictional method of time......

Burçak Üzen Açık is a Turkish screenwriter and director whose second feature film, OFFSPRING, started its journey at festivals and script development workshops in Turkey. She is currently working on two different projects for television.    To find out a bit more about her, check......

Savvas Stavrou is Cypriot director currently residing in London, who recently wrapped his short film BUFFER ZONE. The film is a musical about two gay soldiers across enemy lines who bond and fall in love through their mutual taste in music. The film has been......

Kejdi Demneri is Albanian writer, director and a photographer based in Tirana. Since 2016, when he graduated from University of Arts in Tiran in Directing, he is trying to present his colourful ideas as best as possible.  For mor information on Kejdi, check out his......

Bojan Josić was born in Brčko (Bosnia and Herzegovina) in 1995. He is scriptwriter, director and editor and has graduated editing from Academy of Arts in Novi Sad (Serbia).    To find out a bit more about projects Bojan is working on check out his......

Lana Pavkov is a Serbian filmmaker. Her master’s degree film 19 SCHAFFARIK STREET, that travelled successfully the festival circuit, leans a lot on her background in theatre.   To find out a bit more about what Lana is working on, check out her MTSW profile......

Hanis Bagashov is North Macedonian filmmaker whose debut in the industry was playing one of the leading rolls in Teona Mitevska’s WHEN THE DAY HAD NO NAME. At the moment he is studying directing at National Academy for Theatre and Film Arts “Krastyo Sarafov” in......

Nikos Avgoustidis is Greek scriptwriter and director who is currently in post-production with his second short and in development of his first feature film. We did a short talk with him and if you want to find out a bit more about what he’s working......

The month of July is coming to its end and it’s high time to present you with one more scriptwriter! Panos Katsimperis comes from Greece. He studied Economics and later Digital Filmmaking and, so far, he mostly worked in a short film. To find out......

Decho Taralezhkov is an award-winning scriptwriter from Bulgaria, who has been involved in different types of projects ranging from short and feature films, to TV series and video games. To find out a bit more about what he’s working on, check out his MTSW profile......

Ismene Daskarolis is a Greek writer, director, and visual artist currently living between Athens, Berlin, and Stockholm. She writes and directs short and dance films and is currently co-writing a feature film THE ASK TREE with Brian Montgomery.  To find out a bit more about......

Strahinja Mlađenović is 29-year-old filmmaker and novelist from Novi Sad, Serbia. In 2019, he published his novel Locus amoenus. It’s a story of a young writer Andrej who, looking for utopia in literature, becomes a victim self isolation. Sounds familiar?  While we are waiting......

Marko Marković is starting 2020 in full speed. He has three different projects lined up. Feature film SILVANA, to be directed by Nikola Zdravković, is being developed through First Films First at the moment; short film 9-5, to be directed by Maša Šarović, is set......

We finish the year by presenting you one more interesting female writer. Karla Lulić is self-made Croatian writer/director who is currently preparing her next short film SPLIT ENDS written by Dora Šustić that has been supported by Croatian Audio-Visual centre for production. Also, Karla is......

  Ismar Vejzović, Bosnian and Herzegovinian filmmaker based in Rotterdam, is working on 2 new film project and a TV project for RTL Netherlands. To check out the way he’s thinking read a short conversation we did with him and if you want to find......

  This month we did a short conversation with Romanian writer/director Andreea Dobre. To find out more about her thoughts on filmmaking, how she started writing, her attitude towards writing and many other things, read our short conversation.   And if you would like to......

Dora Šustić is Croatian scriptwriter who is finishing her MA studies in Screenwriting, Film and TV at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague. These days she is getting ready for Sarajevo Film Festival, as she has been selected for Scriptwriting program at Talents Sarajevo.......

After graduating Acting from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts, Nikola Kuzelov started working in theatre in film. He started writing scripts soon and today, with MA in Scriptwriting and several short and one feature film, he is recognized as important up-and-coming scriptwriter and actor.  ......

The summer, but it’s no time to rest. We bring you one more scriptwriter and a short talk with him. Ivan Turković is Croatian scriptwriter whose last short film LOVEBOX has been screened at more than dozen festivals all over the world and it is......

Miha Mazzini, Slovenian author, screenwriter and film director who’s film ERASED premiered in 2018 and won the Best Screenplay award at this year’s FEST International Film Festival in Belgrade and several Vesna Awards given at Festival of Slovenian Film to the best accomplishments in Slovenian......

Paša Petrović is Serbian scriptwriter with Berlin address. She graduated from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade and received her MA degree in Theatre Studies from Freie Universität in Berlin. If you would like to know a bit more about what she works on,......

Armend Smajli graduated acting from the Faculty of Arts in Prishtina (Kosovo). Although he considers acting his primary field of work, in the previous years he started working on his scripts a bit more, too. If you want to check what he’s working on at......

Berfi D. Öğüt is Turkish scriptwriter who studied film after graduating Engineering. She shot several films and published a novel “A Strange Fury”. You can find a bit more about how she thinks from her answers to our favourite questions. And to find out a......

Rene Maurin is a Slovene scriptwriter and director who dwells with different art forms including theatre directing and photography. The photo exhibition Rebus that he worked on with Matjaž Wenzel opened at Photon in Ljubljana on 14th of December. If you won’t be visiting Ljubljana......

Todor Velev, Bulgarian director with a taste for commercial films, spared some time out of his busy schedule to answer our eight favorite questions. Enjoy our short conversation and to find out more about him, check out his MTSW profile here. • What makes the......

Nadya Todorova is Bulgarian scriptwriter who got selected for interfilm Berlin’s Script Pitch this year. She graduated Scriptwriting from prestigious FAMU (Prague) and she is living between Sofia and Berlin. Apart from scripts, she also writes poetry. To find out more about Nadya check out......

Kiril Maksimoski, a Macedonian scriptwriter, who was born in Gostivar (Macedonia) and used to live in Karlovac (Croatia), is currently living in Skopje (Macedonia) where he writes and directs film. Since 1998 he authored several short films, screenplays, poems and short stories and in 2018......