Karolina Bielawska graduated from the Directing studies at the Faculty of Radio and Television at the University of Silesia in Katowice. Additionally, she holds a diploma from Wajda School in Warsaw. Bielawska is a director of fiction school films as well as documentaries which have been presented and awarded during many Polish and foreign festivals. Her last documentary entitled "Call me Marianna" won twenty-seven awards during Polish and foreign festivals like Cracow, Locarno, Barcelona, Tel Aviv, Los Angeles, and Chicago. She was also awarded the Audience Award during the Gdansk DocFilm Festival in 2016.