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Janis Rafa

Janis Rafa


Film Director


FeatureLab Participant 2022
ScriptLab - projects Participant 2021


Born in 1984, Janis Rafa is an Athens and Amsterdam based artist and filmmaker. Her debut feature Kala Azar premiered in the 2020 Tiger Competition, winning the Critics Award, followed by a long festival run. She has participated in numerous exhibitions and screenings, more recently at the 59th La Biennale di Venezia. Her work combines feature, short films and video-installations, and is part of several film and art collections, amongst them Stedelijk Museum and Fondazione In Between Art Film.