Nerva Augustin was born in Queens, New York. He is the son of two Haitian immigrants. He holds Bachelors in English Literature from Andrews University and a Masters in Fine Arts in Directing for film from the Academy of Art University. Nerva has directed five shorts; two of them have gone onto win various awards. Nerva is a director that seeks to tell the story of our raw human nature. That part of us that makes us hate, cry, love, and smile.