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Ismene Daskarolis

Ismene Daskarolis


Scriptwriter, Film Director, Distribution


Ismene Daskarolis is a writer, director and sales agent currently living in Berlin. Her artistic work has been shown in foundations such as the Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, along with other personal and group exhibitions.
Her film studies began with Film and Television at the New York College in Athens and more recently developed through special short cour- ses at the Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts and the Filmüniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf. Her films have been screened in international film festivals across the globe, such as PÖFF Tallinn Black Nights FF and Athens International FF. She has recently participated in special programs such as the Script2Film Lab of the Mediterranean Film Institute. She is an alumni of the Reykjavik Talent Lab of RIFF and the Baltic Short Pitching Forum.
Ismene has also worked as a film critic and cultural journalist for more than six years, acting as Chief Editor of the film department at Exostis Press. Her english articles have also been published in publications such as Nisimazine and Cineuropa, among others. She currently works in Shipping and Acquisitions for Berlin based world sales company Pluto Film.