Karolina Kraus

Documentary + Film Director


  • No Shadows Without Light
    2022 — Documentary
  • Dictum
    2021 — Short
  • 2020
    2020 — Short
  • Seanchaí
    2020 — Documentary
  • An Carghas
    2020 — Short
  • Comhluadar
    2020 — Short
  • Talking Heads
    2020 — Short
  • Ag Cadráil
    2020 — Short
  • Home
    2019 — Short
  • Dáta Éaga
    2019 — Short
  • Laoch
    2019 — Short
  • The Buggyman
    2018 — Short

Karolina is an award winning director and writer. Her shorts and documentary have screened worldwide.

Karolina graduated from TV and Media Production at Carlow IT in 2013 as well as Carlow College of Music in 2012. She is a trained pianist and an original score composer. She has also worked as a Production Manager and Editor prior to embarking on her writing and directing career. She wrote and directed her first short in 2018 ‘The Buggyman’ which was then followed by multiple short productions for TG4’s BLOC and Molscéal.

Karolina has also created a documentaries ‘Seanchaí’, ‘No Shadows Without Light’ and is now working on development of an archive footage feature documentary. Her screenplay ‘Origins’ is in development following the achievement of the best horror screenplay award in L.A in 2020.

In 2021 Karolina has written and directed a mixed media film (film and theatre) ‘Dictum’, a Wexford County Council funded production. Karolina has also written her first feature action thriller ‘ICU’ and is constantly working on more original concepts.