Agnieszka Zwiefka

Agnieszka Zwiefka_ohjaaja_Queen of SilenceIn 2007 Agnieszka Zwiefka obtained her PhD in new media and ever since worked as a lecturer of television journalism and interactive films at the University of Wroclaw specializing in multimedia storytelling. For over 12 years she has cooperated with TVP as an author of various awarded TV programs and short documentary forms.

DocPoint is screening Queen of Silence (2014) which is Zwiefka’s second feature length documentary as a director. The documentary depicts the life of a 10-year-old, deaf Roman girl Denisa, who lives in the outskirts of a hostile Polish village. She doesn’t let the circumstances get the best of her and expresses in Bollywood dance rhythms what she can not put into words – her joy of life.

Agnieszka Zwiefka in Helsinki 27th January – 1st February.

Albert Cinema (2013)
Queen of Silence (2014)