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Sunny is a writer, director and producer. She completed a Masters in Performance Writing at the National Institute of Dramatic Arts in Australia in 2016.
In 2019 she was awarded The Rex Cramphorn Artist in Residency at Sydney University to develop a new theatrical work about power dynamics in rehearsal rooms. She has a feature film, Chasing Waves, in development for Chinese Australian Coproduction with Legend Media Group.
In 2017, her screenplay, The Bower Girl, was long listed for AWG Insite award. Her first stage play, The Angelica Complex, premiered at The Kings Cross Theatre in Sydney in 2016. She directed, produced and wrote the short film Trigger Happy that has gone onto win an award at Global Shorts and screened at various international festivals. She produced the multi award winning short film ‘dik’ (Winner Best Comedy Aspenshorts 2011, Winner Audience Choice Aspenshorts 2011, Winner Audience Choice LA Comedy Shorts 2011, Winner Audience Choice Palm Springs Shortsfest 2011, as well as many other awards world-wide).
She worked as a theatrical agent for one of Australia’s most successful talent agencies, Barbara Leane and Associates.
Her vision is to work with like-minded collaborators telling original and compelling stories about our shared humanity.