Krisztina Danka, Ph.D.

Documentary filmmaker; College Lecturer; Human rights advocate

Krisztina Danka is a filmmaker, a literary studies scholar and a human rights advocate. She possesses a Ph.D. in Comparative Literary Studies from the University of Budapest. Her areas of specialty include the sacred Indian literature and the bhakti-movement. As a college lecturer she has been teaching Indian literature and media communications since 1998.

She is the Executive Director of Karuna Productions, the writer-producer of over thirty documentaries, author of three books, and dozens of articles. Her films and videos related to environmental, humanitarian, human rights, religious and minority issues have been broadcast on several international television channels. (For the full list of her films please visit

She lives in New York City with her husband and daughter.

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