Greta Griniute is a freelance writer/director with a passion for comedy. Born in Lithuania, Greta spread her wings after high school when she moved to the UK to study physical theatre and acting. After receiving a scholarship to study cinema in Los Angeles, Greta went on to write and direct her best-known short film ‘Tickle My Pickle’ which has been screened at festivals worldwide including LA Shorts as well as winning Best Film at ARFF Berlin 2019. In 2020 Greta completed her MA in Directing Fiction at Goldsmiths University of London and her short, ‘Rice & Bread’, made during this time was selected to premiere at both the London Short Film Festival and POFF Shorts in 2020. Currently, Greta is busy working on the script for her debut feature film 'Independent Child', which in Spring 2021 was workshopped at the prestigious Torino Next Film Lab. In 2022 Greta got commissioned by production company ‘FALCA’ and will be shooting her next short in Barcelona, June 2022.