Penny Vozniak was born in Melbourne, Australia.

Despite the Gods, her first feature documentary, played in Toronto at Hot Docs to critical acclaim, followed by numerous awards at festivals worldwide. 

Vozniak’s side project is creating single-take dream-themed music videos. Her first video Precious was short-listed for London’s Shots Magazine New Director Award. 

She has taught masterclasses in documentary filmmaking at the Victorian College of the Arts, Stockholm International Film Festival, and RMU Pittsburgh. 

She is currently in post production with The Last Best Hope of Earth, her second feature.