Veronika Kurz is an award-winning director whose work spans a wide variety of genres, and has screened at festivals worldwide. With a background in technical film production, Veronika delivers story-driven, cinematic products with a feature film feel.
In 2017, she successfully pitched her short comedy, 20 MINUTES TO LIFE, at that year’s Whistler Film Festival, winning funding from the MPPIA Short Film Award.
The film went on to win Best Short Film at the LA Femme Film Festival, 1st Place Comedy Short Shorts at Just For Laughs NorthWest, and play on Super Channel as part of the 2020 Canadian Film Fest.
Her dance film, FLOW (starring Ballet BC dancer Livona Ellis) premiered at the 2019 Sedona International Film Festival to two sold-out audiences and went on to play at several international festivals.
Currently Veronika is adapting 20 MINUTES TO LIFE into a limited series and developing her first feature.