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Joanna Jurewicz


Born in Poland and now residing in the US, Joanna Jurewicz graduated from the NYU – Tisch School of the Arts Graduate Film Program.

Her first short SHAVE was a regional finalist at the Student Academy Awards in 2004. Her second short GOYTA was selected for the Cinefondation competition at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival, aired on ARTE and TVP Kultura, and has won awards at a number of festivals.


Her most recent film ROOMS, starring Oscar nominated Marianne Jean-Baptiste, was made as a participant in AFI’s Directing Workshop for Women and won Student Visionary Award at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival.


Sweet Home Tennessee will be her first full length feature film.

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"Decompression" by Yona Rozenkier won $50,000 at the Lab's closing events
The 2017 Lab Dates: 11-18.12.2016, 19-24.3.2017, 12-16.07.2017
"I Dream in Another Language" was accepted to the Sundance Film Festival
"Decompression" was selected to the Cannes Film Festival L’Atelier
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