Georgia Fotou

Writer, Greek

Geor­gia stud­ied Com­mu­nic­a­tions, Media and Cul­ture and worked as a Seni­or Copy­writer in Advert­ising for years before real­ising she likes writ­ing screen­plays of more than 30’’ length stor­ies. She earned a Screenwriter’s Cer­ti­fic­ate from the Amer­ic­an Col­lege of Greece, won a nation­al short film screen­play con­test and has developed one ori­gin­al com­edy series and six adapt­a­tions of inter­na­tion­al formats for the Greek TV. She cur­rently works on an optioned fea­ture film about the Greek crisis and on a pre-pro­duc­tion of a TV show about moth­er­hood, soon to be pro­duced by a major TV net­work. When she exper­i­ences writer’s block, she tries to think her­self as a des­cend­ant of Aris­totle.