Congratulations to Raindance MA Alumni, Milan-based Sofija Sztepanov, who has just been accepted into Reykjavik International Film Festival’s Talent Lab. During her residency, Sofija will be developing her first feature film.

Sofija’s most recent project is the short film Antifeminist. You can keep updated with Sofija’s projects on her Twitter account. Her previous film, Tinder Will Understand, screened at the Raindance Film Festival.



Baptiste is a writer hailing from the part of France where it is always sunny. At Raindance, he started as a marketing intern for the 23rd Raindance Film Festival in 2015, then joined the London team in 2016 as the Raindance Postgraduate Degree Registrar. He is passionate about diversity in film, his dissertation topic for his Master's Degree in Management, which he writes about extensively. He is also a writer and producer, founder of Bubble Wrap Creations.