Artemis is a versatile director from Greece, working across genres both on comedies and dramas. Her directorial work has been screened at SXSW, Austin Film Festival, Athens International Flm Festival, FilmFest Dresden, Athens International Film Festival, Thessaloniki Film Festival, Oak Cliff Film Festival, Cine Las Americas, San Antonio Film Festival, Film Festival of Drama, Naoussa Int. Film Festival, San Francisco Greek Film Festival among others.
Her latest short I am Mackenzie (2019) had its World Premiere at SXSW Film Festival 2019 and received the JURY AWARD in the TEXAS SHORTS category. Her film Calling (2017) won '“Best Film” in the category “Greeks of the World” at the 41st Film Festival of Drama. It was also a recipient of the EBW Austin Film Society Grant 2017 by Sandra Adair for empowering female filmmakers and was selected for the 2018 Texas Filmmakers’ Showcase. Her comedy short Charlotte and Charlie (2018), written and produced by HBO Access fellow and Texas Native Katherine Craft, premiered at SXSW 2018, Faces of Austin Screening and was awarded the Judge's Choice Award by the Austin Cultural Arts Division.
Before transitioning to film directing, Artemis was a professional editor for film and TV in Greece. She has edited many awarded short films, documentaries and TV shows commissioned by the Greek Film Centre, ERT SA - Hellenic Broadcaster & Microfilm Program, ZDF, ARTE, Onassis Cultural Center, Mega Channel, Vice-Greece etc. Her editing work has been screened in IFFR, IDFA, Palm Springs Film Festival, Uppsala Film Festival, Short of the Week, Los Angeles Film Festival, Film Festival of Drama, Sarasota Film Festival etc.
Artemis holds a BFA in Drama & Theater Studies from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and an MFA in Film & Media Production from the University of Texas at Austin. She has also attended various film making and storytelling workshops, programs and seminars at accredited institutions through out her professional career: European Film College (Denmark), University of Glasgow, London Film School, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens and directed short films in Greece, UK, Denmark and USA.
She is fluent in working and directing in English and is currently teaching film making at the University of Missouri, Columbia, USA.