Alexandra Zawia

Film Critic, Austria

Alexandra Zawia is a film critic based in Vienna, coordinating the film department of the daily newspaper “Wiener Zeitung” and furthermore regularly contributing to the Austrian and international outlets “Furche”, “Ray”, “Ípsilon”, “The Hollywood Reporter”. She studied literature, linguistics, cultural studies and film theory in Vienna and teaches critical writing. In 2013, she re-initialized a “Talent Campus” for young aspiring writers (high school age) in collaboration with the Viennale and the monthly film magazine “Ray”. Her writing also appeared in “Cinemascope online”, “Indiewire”, “Sirp”.