Agnes Baginska

Agnes Baginska

Director, screenwriter and editor in Sydney, Australia

About Agnes

Agnes is a writer, director and editor.

Agnes background comes from Theatre since the age of seven. She has been participating in numerous theatrical productions, managing to be a laureate of many of them.
Agnes is an award winning filmmaker, freelancing in the Film and Media industry and her background includes assessing scripts and dramatic texts for literary agents and assisting award winning producers.

Her short film "Milkmaid" has been selected by David Lynch himself as the First Place winner in a scholarship competition and Agnes went to complete studies at the David Lynch Ma in Film in the USA.
The same film has been screened at Cannes Short Film Corner and at various Academy Accredited Film Festivals, winning Agnes "Best Achievement in Editing" prize at St Kilda Film Festival.

Graduate of the David Lynch MA in Film; University of California - School of Theatre, Film and Television (Professional and Advanced Programs in Screenwriting); National Institute of Dramatic Arts (Screen Directors Studio); Sydney Film School (Screen and Media).

Her first feature length screenplay has been nominated for the Nate Wilson Joie de Vivre Award ( UCLA ) and a short play "Walking Shadow" that Agnes directed won the 1st Choice of Jury Award in Wildcards 6 – Short and Sweet, Sydney 2014.
Her first short film Suppression has been selected by editors from Showreel International Student Film Festival (UK) and won the Best Production Designer Award at the 11th Sydney Film School Festival .

Agnes is a member of the Australian Directors Guild, Australian Writers Guild and Australian Screen Editors Guild.


Name: Agnes Baginska

Lives in: Sydney, Australia

Occupation: Director, Screenwriter and Editor

Awards

  • Best Achievement in Editing at the St Kilda Film Festival. St Kilda Film Festival is Academy Accredited and each year selects and showcases Australia's top 100 short films.
    (2015)

  • Screened at Cannes Short Film Corner.
    (2015)

  • Agnese's short film has been awarded 1st place by David Lynch in a scholarship competition for the David Lynch MA in Film studies.
    (2014)

  • Feature Length Screenplay nominated for the Nate Wilson Joie de Vivre Award at the University of California.
    (2013)

  • A short play Agnes directed won Judge's choice in Wild Card6 section at the Short and Sweet Festival in Sydney, Australia.
    (2011)

  • Best Production Designer Award at the 11th Sydney Film School Festival.
    (2009)

  • Artist of the year awarded by the President of Ostrow Wielkopolski, Poland.
    (2000)

Education

  • Maharishi University of Management (Fairfield, IA)
    (2014-2015)

  • University of California
    (2013-2014)

  • National Institute of Dramatic Arts
    (2012-2013)

  • Sydney Film School
    (2008-2009)

Agnes's Profile Statistics

  • Since: November 2012
  • Last online: > 2 weeks ago
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Agnes's network

Brian R. Rayve
Phil Duran
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