PLAYING TIMES: 1PM (Cinema 1), 5PM (Cinema 3)
Director - Nikki Richardson
Hanging out after school one day, a teenage girl decides to let her best friend in on a secret.
Writer/Director/Producer: Nikki Richardson
Director of Photography: Alice Stephens
Sound Design: Chris Clarke
Production Design: Daphne Do
Editor: Nikki Richardson
Colourist: Abe Wynen
First Assistant Director: Daphne Do
Camera Assistant: Joey Knox
Continuity: Dana Simon
Stills: Dana Simon
Unit Manager: Jan Richardson
About the director: Nikki hails from country Victoria, Australia. She has a background in film theory and fine art and is interested in stories that follow complex female characters and present an honest reflection of female perspective and experience. Her first short film: We’re Here Now (2016), received St Kilda Film Festival’s Audience Choice Award, Dungog Festival's Best Australian Screenplay (Fiction), SIPFest’s Best Screenplay and Official Selection at Palm Springs International ShortFest, among other festivals in Australia and abroad. As well as this, Nikki produced the short film It’s Cold At Night (St Kilda Film Festival, 2017) and was recently shortlisted for the Smart for A Girl: ROAR screenwriting initiative with Imogen Banks and Alice Bell. Losing It is her second go at writing and directing, and the film will have its premiere screening at the Melbourne International Film Festival in August 2017.