Vasia Markides

New York, NY

Vasia Markides Greek-Cypriot, Director and Founder of The Famagusta Ecocity Project, Filmmaker, Artist and Video journalist with a BA in Anthropology and Studio Art from Middlebury College and an MFA from Tufts University’s School of the Museum of Fine Arts; co­founder of Eleventown Productions, a New York based production company working with clients such as Oxfam America, Global Nomads Group and other human rights organizations. Recent projects include editing the documentary Olympia Dukakis: Undefined, a biographical documentary on the Oscar-winning actress (yet to be released). Her 2008 documentary short Hidden in the Sand (2008) has screened in festivals across the U.S., Cyprus, Turkey, Puerto Rico and Portugal. 

2012 Participant