Daniela Toma is the Producer of the Nordic Youth Film Festival (NUFF), a film workshop and film festival that takes place yearly in Tromsø. Daniela is also a self-taught filmmaker and photographer. She is originally from Moldova but she grew up in Greece where she studied Law at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She continued her legal studies in Iceland and Norway where she worked as a researcher in projects about marine environmental protection. When she moved to Northern Norway, she started making short films as she is interested in the relation between human and nature, identity and immigration. The most recent film she co-directed, Arctic Utopias, was screened at TFF 2022 (Tampere Film Festival) and won the Sustainability Award.