(c) photographs by mia'kate russell
i'm currently working with monash university producing and managing a fabulous slate of amazing online courses (moocs) futurelearn.com/partners/monash-university
traveled a lot last year: singapore, kl, sri lanka, cambodia, laos, thailand, nepal, uae, turkey, iran, macedonia, serbia, montenegro, croatia, italy, uk, ireland, indonesia
'the gallant captain', the short animation i made with graeme base and the lampshade collective is still screening in fests. facebook.com/thegallantcaptain for news
just directed some sample material for two projects with talented screenwriter kerry drumm. look for #strawberry & #tankedsample kerrydrummwords.com
kerry and i were selected for the melbourne international film festival's 37south market with #tankedsample. met some completely wonderful folk
was one of the actors for the recent 'offspring directing television masterclass' at open channel with the fabulous nicholas bufalo at the helm
spoke on a panel titled 'only limited by imagination' about anim & vfx at the open channel 'screen creator's generation next conference'
worked with glynn nicholas on his eurovision musical tribute 'song contest' to make a bunch of media for and about the show
worked with x|media|lab to help promote their australian tour masterclasses with two-time emmy award winner seth shapiro
graeme base and I went to clermont ferrand short film fest in france. there is no cheese left in clermont-ferrand, or france
i also went to aspen shortsfest. we won the oscar qualifying 'best short short' award. met incredible filmmakers
was on the pre-selection committee for flickerfest again last year. so many insanely good short films around
working collaboratively again with the wonderful local artist josie wadelton on a new experimental film
i'm working with a few indie filmmakers to help with their film festival strategies and entry coordination
spoke at an awg vic event last year, 'to shorts and beyond' about all things shorts and festivals
did some freelance corporate scriptwriting for the talented lot at 'creativa corporate video'
acted in a new play called 'doug holcombe' at the owl and the pussycat
did a voice over for a really interesting worksafe safety campaign
had a tiny guest role on 'winners and losers'
soft launched 'cherry hands', a new corporate video, media consulting and production services business. facebook.com/cherryhands for news
received a women in small business enterprise award for my 'cherry hands' business plan . thanks mggs, working on a website finally
another animated short i produced, 'nullarbor' is also still playing at various fests. facebook.com/nullarborshortfilm for news
worked with filmmaker sarah barton to set up disabilitybusters.com facebook.com/disabilitybusters for news
i also worked with sarah on her new doco 'defiant lives', which is just finishing up in post production
i tweet for a whole bunch of peeps, shoot me an email if you'd like to know more
an experiement film I made in collaboration with artist josie wadelton, 'the worship'. had its international premiere at the 'venice international video art festival'
had a ball with the talented mia'kate russell, being a subject for her 'scarface' series of twisted photographs. freaky but super fun (pics above)
made a little teaser for a scripted tv comedy concept as a writer/performer with the lovely, and very very funny simone gescheit (ray)
made an abstract film called '106 artists: follow your dreams' for a group art exhibition, find it on facebook.com/106art
finally getting some clips up on youtube & vimeo, gosh that stuff takes a lot of time !!!!
youtube.com/user/katrinamathers & vimeo.com/katrinamathers
tweet me, pinterest and instagram me @katminsky
her's a little iv i did a while back about animation
19 November, 2016