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Iris Svis is an international film/television actress, producer, and model. Born in Russia,
her parents introduced her to the world of art through dance and music education, and
at the age of fourteen, Iris began a successful modeling career that took her around the
world and exposed her to the diversity and richness of many beautiful cultures. Through
her travels, she fell in love with the art of storytelling and soon realized that developing
her craft was essential to creating unique narratives that portray the universal thread
shared by all cultures.
Most recently, Iris worked on a Steven Soderbergh feature THE LAUNDROMAT starring
Meryl Streep, Gary Oldman, and Antonio Banderas, and APE VS. MECHA APE starring
Tom Arnold. This experience only served to quicken the fire in her heart for greatness.
Iris also had a chance to collaborate with such talented people as the award-winning
cinematographer Phedon Papamichael, James Brolin, and Frances Fisher on the film A
Iris is also a producer of short films, web series, and theatrical performances, with a few
features in development. Her short film, THE SHOWDOWN, which she also co-wrote and
starred in, has won awards at five film festivals, including “Best Action Thriller” at the
Teknochat Fim Festival in Barcelona. She is currently working as a producer on her first
feature film, A SENSE OF DREAD. By constantly challenging herself to create through
collaboration, Iris believes in making art that will make a difference in the world.
Acting Biography By: Nicolas D. Frantela
"There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside of you."
— Maya Angelo
“We tell ourselves stories in order to live”
— Joan Didion
"Movies and TV are about telling someone’s story and I want to be able to tell as many as I can. Those stories are diverse, human and relate to each and everyone. TV has to reflect the world and that means that I need to wake up everyday fired up with a burning desire to tell the untold stories..."
We had a blast making this award-winning film.
Made for The 48 Hour Film Project - Los Angeles.
LET'S HAVE A LITTLE FUN!
Grab some coffee and enjoy the ride.
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