Having graduated from Lueneburg University in Culture, Arts and Media (M.A.) with a focus on film, Nina went on to complete the Film, Exhibition and Curation MSc the University of Edinburgh. She worked on several festival screening projects for the Glasgow and Edinburgh International Film Festival. After graduation, she decided to co-found the undependence Film Festival together with Anne Rushing and PopUp! Scotland in Edinburgh and in Glasgow. She is currently also working in film production and working on a new screening project (yet to be released).