Lukáš Sigmund

Writer, Slovakia

Lukáš was born in Bratislava, where he also graduated in
Screenwriting at the Academy of Performing Arts. He has written
screenplays for animated and documentary short films and is an
author of pastiche plays for a local theatre. He worked as copy
editor and programmer for Fest Anča International Animation
Festival, where he also curated an off-competition program
dedicated to experimental animation. As a screenwriter, Lukáš has
worked for Slovak public and private broadcasters on documentary,
daily drama and comedy TV series. He co-wrote a screenplay for a
comedy feature film Villa Lucia and has a comedy TV miniseries in
development. Since he was growing in the 1990s in Slovakia, his
interests have always shifted towards sci-fi and social dystopia
genres, with a twist of experimental narratives.