Anne Svejgård Lund grew up in the North of Denmark, but lives and works in
Copenhagen. She studied at European Film College which gave her the opportunity to
work as an assistant director with various international documentary productions. Later
on she started working on her own documentaries. She also finished the documentary
program at Prague Film School and her plan is to start at National Film and Television
School in London in 2012.
Miss Veselá (25´, CZ, 2011)
Miss Veselá (Orig.) / 2011 / Czech Republic, Denmark / 26 min
The film discovers the Czech phenomenon of beauty competitions through the eyes of a young girl in a Miss High School beauty competition. As the competition goes on she tries to convince herself that she is different from the other girls, but at the end she is forced to ask herself if she really belongs to this world.