Suzana Dinevski was born in Canada, but grew up in Skopje, North Macedonia, where at twelve years of age she became fascinated with filmmaking, inspired by the old, John Wayne western movies she loved to watch with her father. Suzana has a degree in film studies (BFA) from Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada and a Master's degree in film and video production (MFA) from York University in Toronto, Canada and is a Berlinale Talent Alumni (2007) and IDFAcademy Alumni (2022). Suzana has written, produced and directed several award-winning films and formed her own production company Suzi Kju in 2013 in Skopje. The Love Room is her first feature documentary film.
The Nigerian Case