Zuzana was born and raised in Slovakia, where she participated in the revolution that overturned the communist regime. She moved to America. had a successful career as a mom and a software developer. After her daughter died from a terminal genetic disease, Zuzana overhauled her life went back to school and finished MFA in science and natural History Filmmaking in Montana. Her work as a documentary director has been screened in several festivals in Los Angeles, Paris, and Prague.