DAPHNE FERRARO
SCREENWRITER

P R O J E C T S

 

2 0 2 1

S E R I E S

romantic teen drama

in development

headwriter

Producers: UFA Fiction

S E R I E S

historical drama, fantasy

in development

co-writer: John-H. Karsten

Producers: UFA Fiction

2 0 2 0

S E R I E S

screen adaptation of a literary classic

in development

Producers: UFA Fiction

F I L M   ( C I N E M A )

musical film

screenplay

Director: Katja von Garnier

Producers:  Unicorn Pictures UG, SevenPictures Film GmbH

S E R I E S

mystery

in development

Producers:  UFA Fiction

S E R I E S

historical drama

in development

Producers:  UFA Fiction

F I L M  ( C I N E M A )

drama

in development

Producers:  SevenPictures GmbH

2 0 1 9

FLY -  DER TANZFILM
F I L M  ( C I N E M A )
screenplay
Director: Katja von Garnier
Producers: Unicorn Pictures UG, Rat Pack Filmproduktion, Westside Filmproduktion

2 0 1 8

DARK - SEASON 2
S E R I E S
Writers room
Episode 1: "Anfänge und Enden" (Co-writer)
Episode 8: "Enden und Anfänge" (Co-writer)
Headwriter: Jantje Friese
Director: Baran Bo Odar
Producers: Wiedemann & Berg
for NETFLIX

S E R I E S

historical drama

series bible

Producers:  UFA Fiction

F I L M  ( C I N E M A )

detective / coming of age

development, treatment

Producers:  Deutsche Columbia Pictures Filmproduktion GmbH

2 0 1 7

TERRA MURATA 
F I L M  ( C I N E M A )
historical drama
screenplay 

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awarded with the FIRST STEPS AWARD 2017 for best screenplay

GRAVE BUTLER
S H O R T F I L M
tragicomedy
screenplay

Director: Sophie Averkamp
Producer: HFF München
*Fünf Seen Festival 2018
*Unabhängiges Filmfest Osnabrück 2018
*Landshuter Kurzfilmfestival 2019

F I L M  ( C I N E M A )

comedy

exposé, treatment

Producer: Lailaps Pictures

S E R I E S

historical drama

series bible

Producer: Majestic Film

2 0 1 6

F I L M  ( C I N E M A )

comedy

treatment

Producer: Majestic Film

2 0 1 5

2 0 0 9

MIA
S H O R T F I L M

tragicomedy
screenplay

Director: Sophie Averkamp
Producer: HFF München
*nominated for the Blaue Blume Award 2016
*Perth International Queer Film Festival 2018
*Bamberger Kurzfilmtage 2016
*Fünf Seen Filmfestival 2016
*Tel Aviv Filmfest 2015
*Palm Springs Short Film Fest, Market, 2015

press review on "MIA":

S Ü D D E U T S C H E   Z E I T U N G 

selected for the

L I T E R A T U R H A U S   M U N I C H - WorDshop

workshop for emerging writers 

head: Lena Gorelik

public reading of the texts at the Literaturhaus Munich

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A B O U T  M E

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DAPHNE FERRARO was born 1992 in Copenhagen, but has been living in Munich for over 20 years.

 

She began studying screenwriting at the University of Television and Film Munich in 2012, where she wrote and directed a series of short films that were nominated, among others, for the Blaue Blume Award. During her studies she worked as a script analyst.

 

In March 2017 she graduated from HFF Munich with the historical drama “Terra Murata”, which was awarded the FIRST STEPS AWARD 2017 for best screenplay shortly after.

 

Subsequently she contributed to the Netflix hit DARK and wrote the screenplay for Katja von Garniers new film FLY.

 

Daphne works with numerous production companies, develops scripts for both films and series and acts as a guest lecturer.

 

Her roots are scattered all over Europe – Daphne speaks German, English, Danish and Italian.

 
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P A R T N E R S

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