Danai Anagnostou is a creative producer for film and artist moving images; and a doctoral researcher in production studies. In 2019, she co-founded Kenno Filmi, a production company in Helsinki which hosts projects by international filmmakers, researchers, and artists. Her work is shaped through the participatory, interdisciplinary, and intersectional production practices that stem from the collaborative aspects of filmmaking. In addition to her practice, she studies contemporary conducts and strategies for producing films; and works on her doctoral thesis undertaken at Aalto University in Finland with the support of Kone Foundation. She has completed a postgraduate degree in Visual Cultures, Curating and Contemporary Art at Aalto University, (2020), as well as a postgraduate degree in Architectural Design at Vakalo College in Athens (2016). She is an alumna of Berlinale Talents (2019); Platform for Feminist Leadership (2020); and Talents Sarajevo (2022). Her works have been presented in museums and exhibitions spaces such as the Finnish pavilion of the 58th Venice Biennale, Frestas – Trienal de Artes 2020/21 (Brazil); Μuseum of Contemporary Art Kiasma (Finland); Eye Film Museum (Amsterdam); Contemporary Art Museum of Estonia (EKKM); and Gösta Serlachius Museum (Finland). She curates Society of Cinema, a recurring film program at the Museum of Impossible Forms in Helsinki since 2019. She has been awarded the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Artist Fellowship by Artworks (2022).
Journey to the CharBagh, 2020, directed by Abdullah Qureshi
Νight Stop, 2023, directed by Khadar Ayderus Ahmed
The Killing of Čáhcerávga, 2019, directed by The Miracle Workers Collective
We Bite Us, 2023, directed by Karolina Kucia