Kamila Andini was born in Jakarta, 6 May 1986. She studied Sociology and Media Arts in Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia. Her concerns on culture, woman empowerment, and environmental issue lead her passion to tell stories with the medium of film. In 2011, she released her debut feature film The Mirror Never Lies, which portraits the life of sea wanderer in Indonesian ocean. The film has traveled through more than 30 film festivals including Busan, Edinburgh, Seattle, and Berlinale International Film Festival, and achieved more than 15 awards around the festival circuits. Her two short films, Following Diana and Memoria, potrait woman issues both in the urban area of Jakarta and in post-conflict area of Timor Leste. She is currently in the post-production stage for her second feature film The Seen and Unseen, which was selected at the Cinefondation Residence program from Cannes Film Festival.