Directed by Monika Wilczynska
UK | 18 MINS | UK PREMIERE | 2016 | english
‘Who I Am’ is a drama short film tackling the subject of identity in relationship to religion from the perspective of a young transgender teenager.
Monika Wilczynska, born in France and raised in Poland, has a theatre, literature and philosophy background and has graduated in July 2016 with a Honourable First Class Bachelor of Arts Degree in Film, TV and Digital Media Production from Regent’s University London, having achieved the highest results in the history of her course.
As a Scholar, she has benefited from EU-sponsored film development courses all over Europe.
During her studies, she has worked on over 25 productions, in the roles of director, screenwriter, production manager and sound supervisor.
She has collaborated with organisations such as VICE UK, Frieze Art Fair and Desmond Tutu Foundation.
Currently based in London, she works as freelance director, screenwriter and producer.
Her work concentrates around under-represented communities and includes campaigns, commercials, music videos and short films.
Monika is eager to team up with an international group of extremely talented individuals who are committed to making a positive impact on the world and is always on the lookout for new projects.