A graduate of the American Film Institute, Shana Feste has been named one of Variety's ten directors to watch and one of Filmmaker magazine's new faces in Independent Film. She was recently nominated for a Humanitas Prize for her first feature, The Greatest, which she both wrote and directed. Starring Oscar-nominee Carey Mulligan, Oscar-winner Susan Sarandon, and Pierce Brosnan, the film premiered at Sundance in 2009 and was released by Paladin in 2010. Country Strong is Shana's second directorial effort to be released this year which she also wrote.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2011.
Shana Feste Facts
|Birthday||August 28, 1976 (42)|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, California, USA|