ZINNINI ELKINGTON

Meet Zinnini – our very own Circus princess and queen. Zinnini has been promoted by Danish newspaper Politiken and the film magazines EKKO and Soundvenue as a talent to keep an eye on. And so we have. 

In 2017 her pastel-punk teen-comedy ‘Rainbow Girls’ was shortlisted for a Danish Robert award, in 2018 she premiered the ambitious eco sci-fi ‘Gaia’ and won the annual pitching competition in Odense International Film Festival with the dark fantasy short ‘The Changeling’ and finally in 2020 Zinnini won a Robert (The Danish Academy Award) for her short film “En flirt / a Fling”. Hopla! 

Zinnini spent her teenage life as contemporary dancer and choreographer. She has worked for several years as a professional actor in Danish film and television. She has studied scriptwriting, production and directing at UCLA in Los Angeles, as part of her bachelor’s degree in rhetoric at the University of Copenhagen. She is a student at the alternative Danish film school Super16 AND She also works behind and in front of the camera on the Culture show – K2 – on DR2. Et voilá! We hope you can keep up with her!!