Daphne Matziaraki is a documentary filmmaker based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She was born and raised in Athens Greece. She directed, produced, photographed and edited the Oscar-nominated documentary 4.1 Miles, a film that follows a day in the life of Kyriakos Papadopoulos, a captain in the Greek coast guard who is caught in the middle of the refugee crisis in which Europe is embroiled. Despite limited resources, the captain and his crew attempt to save thousands of migrants from drowning in the Aegean Sea. This film won a Peabody Award in 2016.