Barbora Németh is a graduate of dramaturgy and screenwriting at the Film and Television Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava. She has participated in making several animated and documentary films. She is the author of several award-winning radio features and for several years has been preparing a regular show for Rádio_FM. She also worked as an editor for the daily newspaper SME. Before going on maternity leave, she managed the department of international projects at The Centre for Information on Literature.