Kat is a film critic and novelist, sporting the most Canadian accent you've ever heard on a Greek person. Born in Belgrade, Serbia and raised in Thessaloniki, Greece, she is now based in London, working on several writing projects, watching a lot of movies, and talking about them.Locked Pro Plan feature
I write film reviews, interview filmmakers, and attend film festivals on behalf of the site. Accredited press for Sundance London 2016, BFI London Film Festival 2016, Edinburgh International Film Festival 2016, East End Film Festival 2016.
My own YouTube channel about all things film, from reviews to discussions about soundtracks and retrospectives of filmmakers' illustrious careers.
Wrote film reviews, conducted interviews with filmmakers and actors, and appeared on The Flickering Myth Movie Show and select episodes of the Flickering Myth Review podcast. Accredited press for BFI Flare LGBT Film Festival 2016, BFI London Film Festival 2015, Raindance 2014 and 2015, East End Film Festival 2015.
As part of the Barbican Young Programmers, I learned about the process of programming film screenings, from one-offs to putting together an entire line-up for a film festival. The end result was the Focus Film Festival in March 2016, subtitled "Chronic Youth".
Focusing on long-form fiction writing, modules on the course included Writing Modern Fiction, Modernism, Women's Movement in Literature, Intro to Scriptwriting, Intro to Drama Writing, Poetry, and Journalism.