Isabella directed and participated in a public reading at the Brazilian Embassy in Berlin celebrating writer Clarice Lispector’s 100th birthday. The event was initiated by A Livraria/MondoLibro.



“LOW RISK – a state of mind” was performed at Forum Alte Werft in Papenburg.

“Ulissas, eine weibliche Odyssee” will air Saturday, 09.10, at 3:05pm at Bayern2Radio and is available as podcast at Hörspiel Pool. Directed and written by Cordelia Dvorak. With Isabella Parkinson, Jenny König, Zazie de Paris and Fernanda Farah, among others.


Shooting started in Berlin for Tomy Wigand’s KLIMAWANDEL BEI FAMILIE WILMERS, a ITV Studios Germany/ARD Degeto production. Isabella plays Dr. Gesa Engel, alongside Götz Schubert.



Isabella is teaching another “Creative Composition” workshop at DIE ETAGE in Berlin.

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JULY 2021

New headshots taken by Mirjam Knickriem


MAY 2021

Shooting in Berlin started for Pedro Martin’s directorial Debut “EIN JAHR ZWEI WINTER”, in which Isabella plays the main character Mara.

APRIL 2021

DIE ETAGE, Acting School in Berlin, reopened and Isabella is teaching another block of “Scenic Composition”




MARCH 2021

“Allmen und das Geheimnis der Erotik” will air on ARD/DAS ERSTE on Saturday, March 27th at 20:15. A UFA Fiction/Degeto Production, directed by Thomas Berger, based on the bestseller written by Martin Suter.–100.html?fbclid=IwAR0I5iquA4sTWKakf9HRSDRb-47RFu-qqzLah4pvg7oDhLXtM9RZmffdCHU#




Isabella took part in the video project “Há mais futuro que passado”, directed by Luiza Maldonado, playing alongside Barbara Santos and Camila Rhodi.


Isabella was Jury member for the International Competition at the Interfilm Festival 2020, together with director Adolfo J. Kolmerer and director/cinematographer Weronika Bilska.


Isabella played a psychiatrist in the short film “Der Sammler”, directed by Beatriz Rodríguez, alongside  Patrick Güldenberg. The film was commissioned by the UdK Berlin and will be part of an exhibition at the Humboldt Forum.




Shooting started in Prague for “Allmen und das Geheimnis der Erotik”. It is the fourth film based on the characters created by bestseller author Martin Sutter. Isabella will star again alongside Heino Ferch and Samuel Finzi, directed by Thomas Berger. PROD: UFA Fiction/Degeto


Isabella was photographed by Hardy Brackmann for the exhibition “Cars: from Beauties to Scrap”, shown at Galerie Z22 in Berlin (August 15- September 17).

JULY 2020

Isabella recorded the voice over for the installation “INHALE/EXHALE”, a work from Austrian artist Sarah Decristoforo.

Isabella recorded the English version of the short film “Mission Persephone”, directed by Karim Ainouz and comissioned by Instituto Moreira Salles.

MAY 2020

Photo shoot with Teresa Marenzi in Berlin. New headshots coming soon.


APRIL 2020

The play “Momo” co-produced by Isabella with Adriana Vieira and Clan Design can now be seen online.


MARCH 2020

“LOW RISK – a state of mind”  opens in Brazil (in Portuguese) in Salvador at Teatro SESI Rio Vermelho on Saturday, March the 7th. There will be 3 more shows (March 8, 14 and 15), Saturdays and Sundays at 8:00pm. Tickets on sale also online at






Rehearsals and pre-production for “LOW RISK – a state of mind” start in Rio de Janeiro. The play, which is written, directed and performed by Isabella, will open in Portuguese in Salvador, Bahia, in March.


“Danowski – Blutapfel”, TV movie based on Till Raether’s novel, directed by Markus Imboden will air on the 9th of December. It was the last film casted by wonderful Gitta Uhlig.—blutapfel-100.html


Isabella will present the brazilian film “Bacurau” at the Berlin Film Festival “Around the World in 14 Films”.

Isabella will once again teach a 4-day workshop for acting students at DIE ETAGE in Berlin on Scene/Improvisation Composition.


JULY 2019

“ALLMEN UND DAS GEHEIMNIS DER DAHLIEN” will premiere on German television Saturday, July 13th, 8:15pm at Das Erste and will be available online for one month ( The movie was produced by Teamworx and ARD Degeto, directed by Thomas Berger and written by Martin Rauhaus, based on Martin Sutter’s best-selling novel. Isabella plays alongside Heino Ferch, Samuel Finzi and Florian Stetter, among others.

Isabella is giving a 3 week workshop at Berlin acting school “Die Etage” on Scene/Improvisation Composition.

JUNE 2019

Book launch of “Theaterstücke aus Brasilien”, published by Verlag Theater der Zeit and edited by Prof. Dr. Henry Thorau, at the Brazilian Embassy in Berlin. Isabella translated one of the six contemporary Brazilian plays from Portuguese to German and directed the public reading with actors Gabi Herz, Hansa Czypionka, Ilknur Boyraz and Pascal Lalo.

Isabella dubbed in English the character “Bonny” in the animation film “Das Zauberriff”, produced in Germany by Softmachine Immersive Productions.

MARCH 2019

The theatre performance “LOW RISK – a state of mind”, Isabella’s debut as a writer and director, had new shows at Acker Stadt Palast in Berlin. It was amazing! New shows will be anounced soon.

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Our video art comment to the brazilian presidential election 2018 is now online.


Isabella’s german translation of Pedro Brício’s play “Trabalhos de amores quase perdidos” (“Fast verlorene Liebesmüh”) is one of the 6 plays in “Dialog – Brasilien”, which was just published by Verlag Theater der Zeit.



Shooting for “Allmen und das Geheimnis der Dahlien” starts in the Czech Republic on September the 25th. A Degeto/Ufa Fiction production, based on Martin Suter’s bestseller, directed by Thomas Berger.

JULY 2018

Opening in Berlin of the work-in-progress theatre performance “LOW RISK – a state of mind”. Produced, directed, written and performed by Isabella. Acker Stadt Palast, Berlin.

JUNE 2018

Isabella is shooting “Danowski – Blutapfel” for ZDF, a thriller directed by Markus Imboden and produced by all-in-production.


MAY 2018

Rehearsals for the theatre performance “LOWRISK – a state of mind” start in Berlin. Opening late June.

APRIL 2018

Opening in Rostock from the theater play “Schiff der Träume”, directed by Konstanze Lauterbach.


Isabella is rehearsing “Schiff der Träume” (“E la nave va”), based on the 1983 Fellini film, with director Konstanze Lauterbach. Premiere is April 27th at the Volkstheater Rostock


“Der Barcelona Krimi – Tod aus der Tiefe” , directed by Jochen Alexander Freydank, will premiere on German TV. November 9th, 8:15 pm at DAS ERSTE


Isabella had a guest role in the Netflix TV series “The Mechanism”  (“O Mecanismo”), produced in Brazil by José Padilha.


JULY 2017

Isabella was interviewed in Rio de Janeiro by Heloisa Eterna for aCriatura.

JUNE 2017

Isabella Parkinson was invited by the Ustinov Foundation to visit the NGO Associação Comunitário Monte Azul in São Paulo, Brazil, end of the month.

“Filhos de Bach” (“Bach in Brazil”), German-Brazilian coproduction (Conspiração Filmes, NFP) directed by Ansgar Ahlers, premieres in Brazil at the Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival.


MAY 2017

Isabella Parkinson is shooting in Barcelona the Film “Der Barcelona Krimi – Tod aus der Tiefe”, with Oscar winning director Jochen Alexander Freydank (“Spielzeugland”). Production: Dreamtool Entertainment + ARD Degeto.

“ALLMEN UND DAS GEHEIMNIS DES ROSA DIAMANTES” will premiere on German TV. Saturday, May 5th, at 8:15 pm at DAS ERSTE.
An UFA Fiction + ARD Degeto TV-Movie based on the best-seller novel “Allmen und der Rosa Diamant” by Martin Suter. Isabella plays next to Heino Ferch and Samuel Finzi.

MARCH 2017

Isabella has a 2 week artist residency at Künstlerhaus Mousonturm to work on her theatre project “LOW RISK – a state of mind”


New headshots with photographer Urban Ruths


Isabella translated Julia Spaccini’s play “A Porta da Frente”/”Die Sirene nebenan” from Portuguese to German. The play premiered at OiFuturo Flamengo (Rio de Janeiro) in 2013.

The play is available at Zuckerhut Theaterverlag München.