Eleonora Veninova is a screenwriter and director of award-winning short fiction films, documentary films and TV series. Her films have won a dozen awards and screened at over 60 festivals around the world, including Oscar, BAFTA and EFA qualifying festivals. Eleonora graduated in Screenwriting from California State University Northridge. After her studies in Los Angeles, she moved to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where she worked as a writer and editor-in-chief for a local production company before moving back to Macedonia. She is the co-creator, writer and director of the TV series Prespav and a writer for several other Macedonian TV series. She is currently developing her own thriller/mystery series and a feature film.