Samira Elagoz

Biography

Samira Elagoz (1989, Helsinki) is a Finnish/Egyptian artist currently based in Amsterdam. She graduated as a choreography BA from the Amsterdam University of the Arts in July 2016. For the last years she has meticulously explored the possibilities of encounters with strangers through screens, lenses and cyberspace. In 2014 Elagoz won the visual art competition Blooom Award in Cologne out of 1200 applicants, with her first short film Four Kings. In 2016 her performance/documentary Cock, Cock.. Who’s There?won the André Veltkamp Award.

Filmography