Rona | author & filmmaker
Rona is a published author and director with experience in storytelling since 2010 - visual in film, and as a writer.
In 2013 her critically acclaimed psychological horror novel, THE HUMAN DRESS (1st edition published as KALTGESCHMINKT in Germany), won the VINCENT PREIS as 'best horror novel 2013'. The 3rd edition will be published in English language in 2020. Her various horror short stories and scripts are published in many anthologies all over the world.
She is currently working on four book projects: a children´s book and animated short film (The Fairy in the Phone Box), a graphic novel (The Highwayman) with tattoo artist Tyler O´ Draven, a novelette called 'Mothlight' set in the E.A. Poe universe with a sci-fi twist, and a new collection of shocking shorts, 'Carnage Electric', each short inspired by the topic "imitation" and "mimicking" with a technological twist.
The former ballet dancer and work-and-travel bookseller is of Scottish, Italian, German, and Czech ancestry, and has master degrees in `´'English Literature and the Arts' and 'Social Sciences : 19th Century & Romanticism´. She also works as an occasional ghostwriter and playwright, and is an UK-based film director.
For her filmmaking website click here.