Lina Larson is a German-American narrative and documentary filmmaker who strives to tell inspiring stories with a comedic edge, specifically in the sport comedy genre. She grew up in Bellevue, Washington and is an avid tennis player. Lina is based in Los Angeles where she writes, directs, and produces music videos and commercials. She is also a professional tennis instructor and is currently developing her first feature film.
Lina graduated from the Loyola Marymount University School of Film and Television in 2020 - double majoring in Film Production and Screenwriting. Her first short film, The Oval Portrait, won three international film festivals in 2019 and was shot while studying abroad at the Budapest Film Academy.
Lina is mentored by director Ry Russo-Young - Before I Fall (2017) and The Sun Is Also A Star (2019) and continues to assist in her work.