Nicola Rose is a director and producer based in New York City. Her recent work includes the award-winning bilingual short film "Creative Block" ("Bloc et Blocage"), about creativity lost and found across an ocean. Her most recent completed film is "In the Land of Moonstones," about a little girl's first love and her friendship with her immigrant grandmother. Currently in post-production is "Gabrielle," about a 13-year-old who learns to dance as she deals with bullying. Nicola holds degrees from Columbia University and the Université Sorbonne-Nouvelle in Paris, France. www.nicolarosedirects.com.