Educated in Sweden, Switzerland and The Netherlands, Nicola Hepp obtained her Master in Choreography and New Media at the Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten in 2006. She has ample experience in choreographing live performances and installations that involve video and projections. Nicola’s choreographies and films have been shown in festivals and venues internationally and have won several awards and nominations. Besides making her own films, she founded and leads The Movers Dance for Film, a production house and agency for dance and film. The Movers cast dancers and choreographers for screen based projects. As a choreographer and casting director, Nicola has collaborated with directors such as Anton Corbijn, Michiel van Erp, Diederik van Rooijen and Nina Aaldering and worked for brands such as T-Mobile, Cenomi, Zalando and McDonalds. Nicola received a research grant for combining dance and film to invoke kinesthetic empathy in the viewer, supported by Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds/ Horizon in 2022. Articles and Interviews have been published by Videodance Studies Valencia, Dans Magazine NL, Wearemovingstories and Women Cinemakers.