FAMU International AMU = DAMU + FAMU + HAMU

FILM AND TV SCHOOL OF ACADEMY OF PERFORMING ARTS IN PRAGUE

Lucia Kajánková

Lucia Kajánková

Lucia Kajánková (*1987 in Slovakia) studied philosophy and film studies at Charles University in Prague (master’s degree 2015) and screenwriting and dramaturgy at FAMU (bachelor’s degree 2011). Her student films, together with director Jakub Šmíd, include Amanitas (2016) and Non-swimmers (2011, The Magnesia Award for Best Czech Student Film, official festival selection at Premiers Plan Angers, Les Nuits en Or, BFI London Film Festival and many others). She was the program director of Queer Film Festival MEZIPATRA till 2015 and now works for IFF Febiofest. She has been a faculty member of FAMU’s Department of Screenwriting and Dramaturgy since 2013 (senior lecturer) and in 2017 she started the PhD. programme at FAMU. She is a screenwriter, script editor and graphic novel writer with several projects currently in development.