Stephanie is an Australian director, writer, producer and actor.
Her first short film ‘Fighting for Mable’ explored eating disorders and body image issues for young women and toured Australia with the 2005 Reel Life Film Festival. She directed and wrote several episodes of the award-winning New York web series Same Same, which she also produced and acted in. Released in October 2018, it’s nearing two million views online. Stephanie adapted & directed the short film ‘An Empty House with Many Doors’, from the story by Hugo and Nebula award-winning author Michael Swanwick. In 2014 she wrote the short film ‘Opal’, directed by her partner Josh Mawer, and produced the shorts ‘Gone’ (2010) and ‘Reprieve’ (2013). In 2008 she wrote and directed ‘The Shack’, a short film about a woman dealing with the ghosts of her childhood and her father, damaged by his experience in World War II. She lent her hand to writing and directing comedy sketches on the show ‘Sketchmen’ (channel TVS) and directed a run of ‘Arabian Nights’ (New Theatre) in Sydney, Australia.
She is currently studying the Masters of Art Screen in Directing at Australian Film, Television and Radio School.