Karolina Lewicka

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Karolina Lewicka
Born Poland
Occupation Film producer, Film director, and screenwriter.
Website
http://www.karolinalewicka.com

Karolina Lewicka is a director, writer and producer for Artio Films. Karolina graduated from The Poznan University of Economics in Poland. She also studied business at The University of Toronto in Canada. She co-wrote and co-produced an award-winning documentary Wrath of Gods directed by Jon Gustafsson. The film is an Icelandic–Canadian co-production and was financed with participation of the Icelandic Film Fund and Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. The documentary was screened at numerous film festivals around the world, including USA, Portugal, UK and Poland, and received six awards. It was broadcast on RUV in Iceland and CBC Television in Canada. In 2008, Karolina was chosen to participate at the Berlinale Talent Campus. In 2011, she directed her first short film is entitled In a Heartbeat. In a Heartbeat has been invited to twenty nine film festivals in numerous countries and has won several awards, including Best Short Film in Uruguay and India and Best Original Music in Spain. In a Heartbeat was nominated for the Icelandic Film and Television Academy Awards in 2011.

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  • Best Short Film - In A Heartbeat - International Children's Film Festival Bangalore 2011
  • Best Short Film - In A Heartbeat - Montevideo, Uruguay 2011
  • Honorable Mention - Columbus International Film + Video Festival, Ohio 2011

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