Born in 1980 in Rome, Italy
Lives and works in Berlin
Sieva Diamantakos was born in 1980 in Rome and grew up in Liguria close to Genoa. He started filming while he was attending the university in Bologna and Amsterdam. After the graduation he moved to Genoa where he worked as cameraman for the ferry company ‘Costa Crociere’.
A feature documentary “Postcards from Ukraine” (2016), 85 min
written by Sieva Diamantakos and Alberto Dandolo, directed and filmed by Sieva Diamantakos
Winner @ AmiiWorkFest Lithuania (best feature film), Rome Film Awards (best documentary) audience price @ Movie Planet Film Festival; selected @ 49th Molodist Film Festival, 19th Genova Film Festival, 2nd AmiiWorkFest, 2nd Rome Film Awards, 2nd Perso Film Festival, Film Fest Eichstätt, Show “In this world” Leipzig, Movie Planet Film Festival.
13 videos for port-royal (2007-2015) written, filmed and edited by Sieva Diamantakos, available on youtube:
“Putin vs Valery”, “Stasi”, “Anya: Sehnsucht”, Balding generation (losing hair as we lose hope) “, “Severnaya “, ” The beat of the tiger, “The photoshopped prince”, “HVA (failed Revolutions), “Hermitage pt. 1,2,3” (title of the video: “Auf Wiedersehen”), “Spider toupet” (title of the video: “The inability to accept”), “Exhausted muse/Europe” (title of the video:”Escaping Athens”), “Regine Olsen” (title of the video:”Decline and fall of our fights”), “Günther Anders” (title of the video: “Stephanie”), “Sovereign Raiders” (title of the video: “Towards new ideologies”), “The last big impezzo”.
A short musical “Sovraesposte” (2010) in collaboration with Cristina Oddone and Elisabetta Consonni; which stresses out the theme of the exploitation of women`s representation in italian tv (director) * endorsed by UDI, citta’ di Genova and regione Liguria.
6-year tour (2006-2012) with the Italian band port-royal where they presented their audiovisual live show all over Europe, Russia and United States.
They’ve been invited to play in a lot of important festival like MIT in Rome (Italy), Off festival (Katowice Poland), Decibel festival (Seattle, US), Yamoy festival (Nantes, France),
Grec Festival (Barcelona, Spain), Ambush music festival (Subotica, Serbia) etc…
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