- Master of Film
Magdalena Szymkow is a Polish documentary filmmaker, screenwriter, a film archive researcher with the journalism background. She explores visual art forms, focusing on the issues of the past, trying to revisit the documentary film tradition as well as the use of archive footage and home movies. She is Wajda School in Warsaw graduate and a PhD student of the Film and Television Direction Department at the Łódź Film School in Poland. She is an alumnus of the Berlinale Talents Doc Station and the Documentary Campus. She received a year 2014/15 grant from the Amsterdam Art Fund in the Netherlands. She is a co-founder of a London-based production company Vezfilm.