Pilar Palomero on inspiration and giving yourself time.


Bachelor of Arts in Hispanic Literature by the University of Zaragoza and post graduate studies at the Madrid Film School-ECAM. During several years she worked as TV and film screenwriter and as university professor. In 2013 Pilar begun a DLA in filmmaking at Film Factory (Sarajevo) under the leadership of hungarian filmmaker Béla Tarr. Her short films have been screened in festivals such as Huesca Film Festival, Warsaw International Film Festival, St. Louis International Film Festival (SLIFF), Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival, among others. Her last short film project The Night of All Things (2015, Inicia Films) was selected for the European Short Pitch 2014 - Nisi Masa and supported by ICAA (Spanish Film Fund). Currently she is developing her debut film as director and screenwriter, Former Education, produced by Inicia Films.

”Sometimes it is very difficult in our normal lives to find seven full days to just focus on our writing, and Pustnik was an amazing place to do it.”