25 year-old Serena Dykman resides in New York and is a graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Serena was recently selected to serve as one of Women's eNews '21 Leaders for the 21st Century' 2018. Her work, ranging from comedy to drama, has won over 40 awards, including at the Cannes Film Festival's Emerging Filmmaker Showcase, and Oscar-qualifying film festivals. She has screened her films in countless film festivals worldwide. NANA is the first feature of the young director.