Shira Sznaider was born in 1994 and grew up alternately between Israel and Germany. In 2013, she started her studies in the Steve Tisch School for Film and Television in Tel-Aviv University, during her studies she wrote and directed five short films. Her diploma film, “Sonya”, was a co-production with the Warsaw Film School. In 2019, she attended the lab “Produire au Sud” with a screenplay for the feature film “Sonya”, a developed script of her diploma film. In 2019, she was chosen to direct a film in the project “Heroine” under the title “Lady in a World of SOB”.