Rozafa Celaj, nominated Best Actress for Aga,s House at Imagineindia

A 24 year old actress and director, born in Kosovo and raised by parents who are both actors. Attended seven years of professional music school, studying violin, piano, guitar and singing. Graduated from the Faculty of Arts of the Prishtina University, department of TV and Film Directing. While a student Rozafa wrote, directed and produced several short film projects.

She was lead actress in “Fence”, winner of ‘Best Short Film Under 15 Minutes’ at the Palm Springs International Festival of Short Films 2018. She was nominated for Best Actress at the Brussels Short Film Festival. Rozafa starred in the feature film “Aga’s House” which premiered on Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in 2019. As supporting actress, she played in “Looking for Venera”, a feature film set to premiere in 2020, and appeared in “Zana”, a feature film which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. She was awarded as best actress in her lead in Aga’s House at Tetova International Film Festival ODA 2019, Bosphorus Film Festival, Cottbus Film Festival and Aswan international Women film Festival.

Interview to Rozafa Celaj