Marta Prus is a Polish-born director, script writer, editor and a dancer, born in 1987 in Warsaw. As a child, she trained in gymnastics for 7 years. Marta graduated from the History Faculty at the University of Warsaw, and recently also from Direction Faculty at Lodz Film School and a Documentary Faculty at the Wajda School. She specializes in documentary and feature films. Two of her diploma movies “Vakha and Magomend”, and “Eighteenth Birthday”, won a number of national and international awards.
This year she is coming back with a new documentary “Over the limit”, dedicated to her childhood passion - gymnastics, that already gained a lot of attention nationally and internationally. She was selected for a list of “10 Europeans to Watch 2018”, a prestigious list created by Variety magazine.