Katharine Rogers is an award winning Writer / Director, whose last two short films have screened at numerous festivals in Australia and internationally. Her 2014 short film Silence is Golden won the best comedy award at The Canadian Film Festival, screened at BAFTA accredited Asethetica Film Festival in York and received theatrical distributed to 26 Spotlight cinemas across the US, screening to an estimated audience of 500,000.
Her latest short film Dancing with Gene Kelly (which is still on the festival circuit) has screened at 17 festivals, including two which are oscar accredited - Flickerfest Short Film Festival and St Louis International Film Festival. Dancing with Gene Kelly is also screening on Virgin Inflight Entertainment for two months in 2016.
Katharine works a Digital Content Producer at Sydney Opera House and is on the Film Advisory Panel of Sydney Film Festival, where she accesses shorts for inclusion in the festival.