sara.gunnarsdottir@gmail.com

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Sara is born and raised in the capital area of Iceland, Reykjavik. She has a BFA degree in Fine Arts and received her MFA degree in Experimental Animation from California Institute of the Arts in spring 2012. Sara currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.

Press:

Variety

Indiewire

Motionographer

Cartoon Brew

Bustle

The Plus Paper

 

Works screened at

2015 Berlinale
2015 Sundance
2013 Student Academy Award Nomination – Alternative Shorts
2013 New Directors/New Films, MoMA and Lincoln Center New York
2013 Thin Line Film Festival, Denton Texas.
2013 Flatpack Film Festival, Birmingham UK.  Honorable Mention
2013 Rockland Shorts: An International Short Film Series, Rockland Main.
2012 Telluride Film Festival – Filmmakers of tomorrow
2012 AFI Film Festival, Los Angeles
2012 Animated Dreams,Tallinn, Estonia.
2012 RIFF, Reykjavik International Film Festival
2012 Animation Block Party, Brooklyn New York
2009 Nordisk Panorama, Main competition.