Tessa Moult – Milewska was born in the UK in 1990 and grew up in Poznań, Poland. She studied film directing at the Warsaw Film School and graduated from the Czech Film Academy of Miroslav Ondricek in Pisek in 2011.
A few years later she won the Main Award in the National Tv Channel TVP1 competition for young talents (Dolina Kreatywna). In 2015 her official film debut Creatures was produced by the the Munk Film Studio in Warsaw. It was distributed worldwide through the Krakow Film Foundation, and was the second most often screened abroad Polish animation of 2016 and was awarded the Sundance Channel Grand Jury Award during Sundance London 2016.
Tessa currently resides in Warsaw and has recently won the Papaya Young Directors competition for her short add for DPD. She has gained experience as a writer during working on the 13 scripts for the animated tv series Sara and the Scarecrow (script development funded by the Polish Film Institute) as well as directing two episodes from an animated series about Tappi the Viking (produced by EGo Film). She is also working on her short film “The Sleeplessness of Jutka” that is currently in production, funded by the Polish Film Insitute.
Sara and the Scarecrow (writer; in preproduction)
Tappi the Viking – 2 episodes (director; in production)
Siwa and Orah (director; 2017)
Creatures (writer, director; 2015).
Spider and Flies (director; animator; 2013).
The Designer (writer, director; animator; 2012).
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