PLAYING TIMES: 1PM (Cinema 3), 4PM (Cinema 2)
Writer & Director & Editor – Kate Lefoe
A competitive diver faces her fears while taking on new heights.
Starring – Mary Holgate
Associate Producer – Honeylyn Lisson
Cinematographer – Darrell Martin
Steadicam – Andrew Conder SOC ACS
Phantom Technician – Brendan Isaac
Sound Design Livia Ruzic & Ant Bohun
About the director: ate Lefoe is an award winning screenwriter, director and editor based in Melbourne, Australia. She graduated with a Masters of Film and Television from the Victorian College of the Arts in 2016.
Supported by an Ian Potter Cultural Trust Grant and the Jim Marks Postgraduate scholarship, her graduate film Somersault Pike screened at the 66th Melbourne International Film Festival in the prestigious Accelerator program for emerging directors, won Best Editing at Flickerfest International Shorts Film Festival and several awards in Editing, Sound Design and direction at international festivals.
Kate was awarded a place in the inaugural Midsumma Futures Program, a nine-month development and mentoring program for early-career artists and culture-makers. As part of this program, Kate has had the opportunity to be mentored by Film and TV director Glendyn Ivin and shadow him during post-production of his latest mini-series Safe Harbour.
Kate recently directed three episodes of the second season of the hit web series I cant even, released on Youtube in July 2017.