Ania Szczepanska is a graduate of the École normale, film historian and Lecturer et Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. Her works deal with Eastern European Film and Documentary Film. She made the documentary Nous filmons le peuple! (We Film the People!), produced by Abacaris films (broadcast on Ciné+ and TVP Kultura, released on DVD by Aloest), about the political involvement of filmmakers in Communist Poland. She is the author of: Do granic negocjacji. Historia Zespołu filmowego X Andrzeja Wajdy (1972-1983) (Cracow: Universitas, 2017 [At the border of Negotiation. History of the Andrzej Wajda’s Production Group X (1972-1983)]). In 2019 she made the film Solidarnosc, la chute du mur commence en Pologne (Solidarnosc, how Solidarity changed Europe) produced by Looksfilm for Arte/NDR.