Film producer, scriptwriter, tutor and expert. Member of the European Film Academy. Founder of the ARKANA film studio. She is the producer of: “Poste Restante”, 14’, dir. Marcel Łoziński, “The Mill and the Cross”, 77’, dir. Lech Majewski, “Honey Hunters” 72’, dir. Krystian Matysek, “Habit and Armour”,100’, dir. Paweł Pitera.
She spent many years in the Netherlands where she worked in the audiovisual industry. From 1997 to 2002 she worked as a commissioning editor at the culture office of TVP2. She was responsible for co-productions with the European cultural broadcaster ARTE. She was responsible for a number of documentaries, international debates and theme nights broadcast in Poland and in Europe.
Dorota Roszkowska is a member of organizations:
- The European Film Academy (EFA)
- Polish Filmmakers Association (SFP), secretary of the board of the Documentary Section
- Polish Audiovisual Producers Chamber of Commerce (KIPA)
- New Horizons Association, founding member
She is an expert for the European Commission and she works as an international tutor.
Since 2003 Dorota Roszkowska has been running Arkana film studio: www.arkanastudio.pl.
Dorota Roszkowska also ran the Academy of Documentary Arts which organised international workshops, including the Dragon Forum pitching forum at the Krakow Film Festival and a series of workshops in Kiev, Moscow and Perm.
Selected works as producer
2019 – Fatei and the Sea, 73’, dir. Alina Rudnitskaya, Sergey Vinokurov – creative documentary co-production (trailer: https://vimeo.com/138965948 password: fatei)
2018 – Sing, 52’, dir. Olga Korotkaya (trailer: https://vimeo.com/181167307)
2017 – River of treasures, 72’, dir. Marcin Jamkowski & Konstanty Kulik (trailer: https://youtu.be/_NZ5Fbsq1v0)
2017 – Habit and Armour, 96’, dir. Paweł Pitera (trailer: https://youtu.be/4sPSMWqvwfA)
2016 – Honey Hunters, 77’, dir. Krystian Matysek, winner of the so-called “green Oscars”, the PANDA AWARDS, Wildscreen Festival, Bristol (trailer: https://vimeo.com/105118900)
2012 – Cut-paste, 29’ dir. Rafał Samusik; Silver Eye Award for documentary film – IDFF Jihlava 2012 (trailer: https://vimeo.com/45499325)
2010 – The Mill and the Cross, 80’ dir. Lech Majewski, based on the painting by Pieter Bruegel "The Procession to Calvary"; 2010, co-production; the film received awards all around the world (trailer: https://youtu.be/YzOL5o_ZwlY)
2008 – Poste Restante 14’, dir. Marcel Łoziński, prod. Arkana – film studio. European Film Award - 2009 for the best short (trailer: https://youtu.be/jsyb7Za0_nY)
Currently in production
Last Pagans of Europe, dir. Raitis & Lauris Abele – historical documentary co-production (trailer: https://youtu.be/d_h0p0hKgW8)