Natalija Vekic – 2015 Feature Writer Access Project Honoree

Natalija Vekic is a screenwriter and director whose short film, “Lost and Found” won a Golden Gate Award at the San Francisco International Film and was the recipient of the Princess Grace Award and a San Francisco Individual Arts Commission Grant.

A recent graduate of the UCLA MFA screenwriting program – Natalija received the Executive Board Award Fellowship, a UCLA Graduate Fellowship and was one of eight writers selected to work with Academy Award-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black in a feature screenwriting seminar. She researched and wrote Jane, which was invited to participate in the Film Independent Screenwriting Lab. She is the co-director and co-writer of “Ed & Pauline” a short doc, which premiered at the 2014 Telluride International Film Festival. Natalija is currently working on Bop City a pilot about the smoky, sexy, seedy, and vibrant Jazz scene of 1950’s San Francisco Fillmore district before it was destroyed by redevelopment.

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CONTACT: Natalija Vekic, (415) 307-9849