Anna Suriani Wasch
Film Director, Scriptwriter
Script&Pitch Participant 2008
Anna Suriani Wasch (Merano, 1979) studied Film- and Tv Sciences at the University of Amsterdam. In 2001 she studied directing at FAMU, the National film school of Czech Republic.
In 2005 she graduated in directing at the Italian National film school Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia.
She was selected for various international master classes, among which a Master Class with Abbas Kiarostami organized by Scuola Holden of Turin, a master class with Jane Campion organized by La Cineteca di Bologna. In 2006 she was a participant of Film Spring, a project under guidance of Slawomir Idziak organized by the Koelner Filmhaus, Focal, Norwegian Film Development and the University of Art and Design Helsinki. She also was a participant of the Berlinale Talent Campus in 2004.
She has written and directed several short movies that have been screened at various international film festivals.
Her project "Porcelain Girl" won the first prize at the Sound- and Scenario Workshop of the Unheard Film Festival. She is now developing the treatment into a screenplay during this year’s edition of Script & Pitch Workshops.
The Netherlands - Italy