was born in Slovenia, Maribor. Studied film directing in Zagreb (Croatia) at ADU (The Academy of Drama Arts). 2002 she obtained a masters degree at FAMU academy in visual arts, specializing in film directing. Between the years 1994 and 2000 she worked as a director for the Croatian television (HTV), for Slovenian radio-television (RTV) and Czech national television (CTV). She shot more than 70 documentaries across Europe. On her feature film L…like love she worked with incradible cinematographer Igor Luther. The cast in film were Rade Serbedzija, Lucija Serbedzija, Labina Mitevska, Davor Janjic, Ksenija Misic and other brilliant actors. L…like love had a premiere at Rotterdam film festival 2008. It also opened a new section at Valencia film festival called Film by woman. The commission of the Eurocine 27 chose L…like love as the opening film of the film festival in Brussels, that took place simultaneously in 5 other cities in Europe (Paris, Strasbourg, Lyon, Barcelona and Rome). L…like love was also screened at Cannes film festival, Warshaw film festival, International film festival Raindance in London,..Presented also at Berlinale film market and it has been released in Slovenia 2008.
She was awarded for her short film F for the best European movie by Paris Academy and she won several recognitions for her documentary movie TITO. In 2017 Janja Glogovac participated at the East Doc Platform in Prague where she was honoured with a prize for transmedia project based on App TESLAFY.ME that was developed also at id/w workshop in Nyon – Switzerland and iFlab in Belgium and France.
Her movies were shown at the most important international film festivals in the world from Cannes, Karlovy Vary, Valencia, Raindance, Argentina film festival, Rotterdam film festival, IDFA Amsterdam, ..
She is also a member of EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY.