Sandra was trained as an actress at the conservatory of Vienna. After her first theatre experience at the famous Burg Theatre in Vienna and then in some theatres in Germany she worked mostly as an actress for film and television. International coaches like Susan Batson, Ivana Chubbuk, Keith Johnstone and Mark Travis deepened her knowledge about acting and directing.,,As a filmmaker she started with two 3 minute films that got her funding for a “proper” short film: “Goodbye Daddy” went on festivals worldwide and was nominated for numerous awards. Sandra could personally receive a “Golden Egg Award” at RIFF Reykjavik and a “Best director award” at the Kingbonn Short Film Festival in China.,,Right now she is working on a children´s picture book as well as on her debut as a feature film director. She is looking forward to further developing her project with the working title “Down Hunting — or: You could not know this before?” within the spirit of Elba and the Nostos group.