Marta Prus

Marta Prus

Marta Prus

Graduated from the Direction Department at the Polish National Film School in Łódź and Documentary Programme at Wajda School.

Awarded by the Minister of Culture and National Heritage for outstanding achievements in arts and received Wiesław Nowicki Prize for the most promising young filmmaker.

Her feature lenght documentary debut „Over the Limit” premiered in Main Competition at IDFA 2017, presented at over 80 festivals, awarded with 26 prizes. Film has cinema distribution in USA, Spain, Chile, Canada and Poland. Chosen as film of the week by "NY Times Critic’s Pick".

She is chosen for 2018 by Variety as one of the „10 European to Watch”.

Her school works include internationally awarded documentaries "Vakha and Magomed" (2010), "Eighteenth Birthday" (2012), "Talk to Me" (2015) and fiction "Hot and Cold" (2016).

She directed a docuseries "Teen Mom Poland" (2014) for MTV Poland and was a II unit director for fiction tv series "Nielegalni" (2018) for Canal +. 

She’s currently working on the script for her debut feature film.