Leana Jalukse (born 1979) acquired her BA degree in electronic media in 2001, and completed an MA in Film Arts, majoring in screenwriting and script editing, at Tallinn University Baltic Film and Media School’s International Chair of Film Arts in 2008. Leana started as an Assistant Director in commercial television in 1997 and went on to direct three documentaries. Since 2002, she has worked as 2nd Assistant Director/Production Coordinator on three feature films, two TV features, and numerous documentaries. She has also helped develop feature and documentary projects, compile applications and reports for film financing bodies, coordinate productions, and organize festival, theatrical and DVD distribution. In 2007, she was selected to participate in the Northern Lights script development seminars with screenwriters from Latvia, Finland, Sweden and the UK. Leana is currently acting as script editor for several documentary and feature film projects.