Biography

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Cate Shortland is an Australian writer and director of film and television.

She was born 10 August 1968 in Temora, New South Wales. She graduated from the Australian Film Television and Radio School, where she received the Southern Star Award for most promising student.

She has created several award winning short films:

Strap on Olympia (1995); Pentuphouse (1998); Flower Girl (2000); Joy (2000)

Cate spent three years directing episodes of the television series, The Secret Life Of Us.

In 2004 she released her debut feature length film, Somersault (2004), which was entered in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Cate Shortland, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Cate Shortland is an Australian writer and director of film and television.

She was born 10 August 1968 in Temora, New South Wales. She graduated from the Australian Film Television and Radio School, where she received the Southern Star Award for most promising student.

She has created several award winning short films:

Strap on Olympia (1995); Pentuphouse (1998); Flower Girl (2000); Joy (2000)

Cate spent three years directing episodes of the television series, The Secret Life Of Us.

In 2004 she released her debut feature length film, Somersault (2004), which was entered in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Cate Shortland, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Female

Known Credits 13

Birthday 1968-08-10

Place of Birth Temora, New South Wales, Australia

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Also Known As

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

2020 Black Widow Director
2017 Berlin Syndrome Director
2012 Lore Director
2006 The Silence Director
2004 Somersault Director
2001 The Secret Life of Us (4 episodes)Director
2000 Joy Director
1999 Flowergirl Director
1998 Pentuphouse Director

Writing

2016 The Kettering Incident (8 episodes)Writer Writer
2015 Deadline Gallipoli (2 episodes)Writer
2012 Lore Screenplay
2004 Somersault Screenplay
2000 Joy Writer

Acting

1951 Deutscher Filmpreis (Lola) (1 episode) as himself

Crew

2017 Berlin Syndrome Additional Writing

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