Nika has written, directed, and starred in 13 short films and 1 feature film.
See selected works below.
Nika has 3 additional feature scripts completed and 6 more in development/
OPEN ARMS is a 10 minute short film that pairs with a feature film script Nika has written. She wrote, starred in, and co-directed the short film on 16mm film. The movie is a surreal musical biopic about country singer Patsy Cline.
Nika stars in the Italian-American feature film comedy BRINDISI which she co-wrote and co-directed.
Brindisi is an Italian-American comedy about three young couples in the south of Italy whose varied lives intersect on a boat to Greece, as they run from their responsibilities, the public eye and the police.
Nika plays all three female leads. The film is an excellent display of her prowess over dense theatrical dialogue, specific character development, and the balance between comedy and drama.
Above see the Crowdfunding Video — written, directed, edited by Nika — that successfully led Brindisi to it’s $30,000 goal in only 30 days.
The video features co-star Alessandro Marino, cinematography by Christian Klein, and original music by Mirko Matera.
Los Angeles art magazine Amadeus commissioned Nika to create a piece to promote Brindisi. She directed and stars in the video, featuring Brindisi co-star Alessandro Marino and shot on 16mm by Brindisi cinematographer Christian Klein.