Vera Sjunnesson is a writer/director and video artist born in Sweden. In 2017 she graduated from New York University’s Graduate Film Program, were she took and MFA in film production. She is also a recipients of a grant from Tisch School of the Arts Department Fellowship. Before coming to New York she trained at the Czech film school FAMU and completed a MFA at the Royal Institute of Art in Stockholm. Her short film Infantile was nominated to the prestigious Best Swedish Short Award (Startsladden) at Gothenburg Film Festival.