Varja Močnik finished Film and TV directing studies in Ljubljana, Slovenia and is since living a life, dedicated to film. She has been working as a TV director for a decade, has directed several films, latest a documentary LP film Buldožer – Pljuni istini u oči (2017). She started to write about film and later cooperate with the Slovenian Cinematheque as a film curator. She has been working for the International Film Festival Isola Cinema since its beginnings in different roles and has been its film programme selector for the last few years. She believes in freedom of cinematic expression and adores film in all its forms and genres.