Tonia Mishiali

Tonia Mishiali


Boys of Summer
Life Unexpected

MIDPOINT TV Launch 2019
MIDPOINT Shorts 2020 - 2021

MIDPOINT TV Launch 2019 announcing project selection
MIDPOINT TV Launch 2019 is about to take off
Final workshop of TV Launch and the Season Finale Showcase
TV Launch 2019: Awards winners & final workshop wrap-up
MIDPOINT Shorts 2020-2021 projects selection is here!
MIDPOINT Shorts 2020-2021 starts online!
MIDPOINT Shorts: Masterclasses with Jeremy Comte, Celine Held and Logan George
MIDPOINT Shorts: final workshop and pitching online!
Shorts projects showcase at When East Meets West
TV series projects at Sofia Meetings


Tonia is director/producer, a member of the EFA and Berlinale Talents alumna. Her films were officially selected in many prestigious and FIAPF accredited A-list international film festivals, including Locarno, Sydney, Karlovy Vary, Cairo, Stockholm, Sofia, Transilvania, Palm Springs, Sarajevo, Santa Barbara, and Seattle, and won several awards, including the FIPRESCI. Her projects have participated in prestigious film forums and workshops such as cocoPITCH, Karlovy Vary WiP, MIDPOINT TV Launch, MIDPOINT Shorts, TFL Next, Agora Crossroads, Sources2, and MFI Script2Film. Her work has received rave reviews internationally from established media, including The Hollywood Reporter and LA Times, and her debut feature “Pause”, which she directed and co-produced, was listed by Rotten Tomatoes as one of "20 most daring films of 2019". The same film was released theatrically in the USA and Europe, sold to many territories in Asia, while also streaming on major platforms like Amazon Prime and HBO Europe.