MARIA DRANDAKI

MARIA DRANDAKI

MARIA DRANDAKI

After working for several years as a producer and a communication and development manager in film and television, Maria Drandaki founded her own production label Homemade Films in 2009.

Her credits include Syllas Tzoumerkas’ internationally acclaimed feature films Homeland (Venice Critics’ Week 2010) and A Blast (Locarno International Competition 2014), Yorgos Zois’ awarded shorts Casus Belli (Venice Orizzonti 2010) and Out of Frame (Venice Orizzonti – Best European Short Film Award 2012), as well as his debut feature Interruption (Venice Orizzonti 2015), and the documentary One Step Ahead by Dimitris Athiridis (IDFA 2012).

She’s in production with Syllas Tzoumerkas’ new film The Miracle of the Sargasso Sea and in post-production with the debut feature Her Job by Nikos Labot. Her in-development projects include, among others, Yorgos Zois’ Home, The Dragon has come by Christos Passalis, Inertia by Christos Karakepelis and As He Lay Falling by Ian Waugh (co-producer).