Johanna Nyberg is a director based in Stockholm, Sweden. In 2016 she graduated from Beckmans College of Design with a bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communication. She is currently part of the director-duo Cherry Cobra that she launched together with director Nathalie Hallman in 2016. Cherry Cobra is currently represented by production company Hobby Film for commercial film.
Her short film ’Comedians’ earned her a Sundance Ignite Fellowship, a competitive fellowship for upcoming
creators under 24 by the Sundance institute.
EDUCATION
2013 – 2016 BFA Visual Communication, Beckmans College of Design, Stockholm
2012 – 2013 Visual Communication, Beckmans College of Design Evening Classes
2012 – Graphic Design Class, Forsbergs Advertising School
2011 – Undergraduate education in Fine Arts, Folkuniversitetet Konstskolan, Stockholm
2011 – Illustration Intro, Berghs School of Communication, Stockholm
2010 – Art History 30 credits, Uppsala University
2007 – 2010 High School Diploma, Social Sciences, Katedralskolan, Uppsala
EXPERIENCE
2016 – June – September, Director's Assistant for Laerke Herthoni, Folke Film
2015 – Creative Director, Klubb Kahuna
2015 – Internship at Grafx, New York
2015 – Internship at Familjen Pangea, Stockholm
2013 – Internship at Rodolfo Innovation and Advertising Agency, Stockholm
AWARDS & SCREENINGS
2017 – Official Selection at Milwaukee Short Film Festival, Wisconsin, USA
2017 – Nominated for best Art Direction at Berlin Music Video Awards, Germany

2017 – Official Selection at National Film Festival for Talented Youth, Seattle, USA
2017 – Sundance Film Festival Ignite Fellowship & Challenge, USA
2016 – Scholarship at Beckmans College of Design for shortfilm Comedians process description
PRESS/ WORK FEATURED
2017 – Teen Vogue New Music Video by Astrid S
2017 – Project 1324 4 Emerging Filmmakers Who #ShatterStereotypes
2017 – Uppsala Nya Tidning De regisserar med feministisk twist

2017 – Beckmans Alumni Interview Regiduo utmanar svenskt filmskapande
2017 – Radar Interview Cherry Cobra – Surreal Nostalgia

2016 – Cap & Design N°4 December 2016 Portfolio
2016 – Sundance Institute 
Meet the Winners of the 2016 Sundance Ignite "What's Next?" Challenge
2016 –  Project 1324 Announcing the Winners of the 2016 Sundance Ignite “What’s Next?” Challenge
2016 – Project 1324 Presenting the 25 Finalists of the 2016 Sundance Ignite “What’s Next?” Challenge
2016 – Resumé Regiduo med retro-fokus
FREELANCE WORK
Biologiska Muséet
Sic Film AB
Barre Mode Studios
Uplands Nation
All works © Johanna Nyberg 2016