Lina Roessler has a Master’s degree in film from York University, and received a performance degree from the American Academy of Dramatic Art in New York. Lina is a known actress, writer, and director. Film credits include Sophie St-Laurent in Snow & Ashes (Neige et cendres) (2010), for which she was nominated for a 2011 ACTRA award for outstanding female performance. She wrote, produced and directed the short film Little Whispers: The Vow (2014) that has screened at dozens of festivals. Winter (15), the second film in the Little Whispers series, has screened at festivals all over the world, and was selected to screen at Cannes as part of Telefilm Canada’s Not Short on Talent program.