Isa Rao is a filmmaker and cognitive neuroscientist based in Glasgow. Born and raised in Germany she has lived and studied in India and the UK. During her doctoral studies at the University of Glasgow she directed “A Guide to Personalised Medicine”, a science communication short that won a European Science TV and New Media Award. After having worked as a researcher for the BBC, Isa went on to direct her first commissioned short film, ‘Crannog’, for the Scottish Documentary Institute. She is currently working on her next documentary project.