Born in Prague, Maria Procházková studied at the FilmAcademy. She has mainly focused on animation, direction and screenwriting, production of clips, spots, jingles and collages. She has collaborated with the children’s section of Czech Television, recorded animated video clips using children’s drawings. She has created the features Who’s Afraid of the Wolf? and Shark in the Head, as well as the animated series European Pexeso and Czech Pexeso. She has directed the animated series Slovíčka (Words). Maria has received several prestigious accolades for her accomplishments.