Eliza Subotowicz

Eliza Subotowicz


Portrait of a Woman in Blue

MIDPOINT Intensive @KVIFF 2016
MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2021

Feature Launch reveals the 2021 generation and introduces new program scheme
Feature Launch kicks off online
Workshop 1 of Feature Launch 2021 takes off this week
Feature Launch 2021 participants start their second workshop today


Eliza Subotowicz is a writer-director from Poland. She earned her MA in English from University of Warsaw and MFA in Film Directing from Columbia University in NYC. Her thesis short “Ben” was awarded by Directors Guild of America in 2009. Her subsequent short “Mercy” won Best Short Award at Durban IFF in 2013 and featured at more than 30 festivals around the world (Palm Springs ShortFest, Melbourne, Raindance and Cottbus, among others). Currently, she’s developing her first feature film. Eliza has also more than ten years of experience working as a film festival programmer, industry consultant and senior coordinator of film-related events, most notably for the Warsaw Film Festival and New Horizons Association in Poland, and Doha Film Institute in Qatar. She works as a script analyst and reader for international film funds. She’s now preparing an international development workshop in Italy addressed to women filmmakers, while also developing her skills as a script consultant and mentor.




Director, Writer