SOPHIA TSANGARIDOU 

Video Director &Treasurer of the Board of Directors

Sophia Tsangaridou, was born in Nicosia, and from her early years was dreaming of working for the new forms of storytelling, television productions. Sophia through certain life circumstances had the opportunity to observe the television production environment through her early childhood within the old studios of CyBc, so studying the field and working later on in video production projects was a natural step to take in her life. She obtained a Bsc in Communications, specialized on Radio and Television, an MA in Media Production and Management (Middlesex University), and currently being a Dprof Candidate in Digital Media/Journalism (Middlesex University).

Sophia is currently an Academic, teaching media related courses, and in parallel being active in several productions. She was invited to teach locally and abroad seminars and workshops, on subjects related with: creating a low budget movie, from the idea to post, shooting and composition, editing and being a journalist in a multimedia era.

In the past, from her early steps in the job she had the chance to work through several production positions from production assistant, to camera operator (CTO projects), editor (CTO projects), production manager (CYTA, EAC, CTO projects) and assistant director (documentary- P.I.O. under an American Director, assistant director for the Cyprus shootings for a documentary on ‘George Seferis’ under a Greek Director and Producer and for a short film). In the last years Sophia is mostly working as a director, producer in parallel with her involvement in Academia, and she is mostly working on television (aired on local stations) and web videos, for clients such as Municipalities, Private Companies, Sports Organizations and NGOs. Some of her projects, such as commercials, promo videos, commercials, sports trailers can be previewed here.

Contact:

sophia.tsangaridou@gmail.com

Tel: +357 99 408761