A tale of a Milkmaid who becomes a medium for the forces of nature, forging a connection with the forest, she seeks out revenge for a crime committed against it
You can view Milkmaid at the 4th annual Pictoclik Film Festival in San Francisco Nov. 5th. For the complete lineup and tickets click here.
Agnes is a writer, director and editor.
Agnes background comes from Theatre since the age of seven. She has been participating in numerous theatrical productions, managing to be a laureate of many of them.
Agnes is an award winning filmmaker, freelancing in the Film and Media industry and her background includes assessing scripts and dramatic texts for literary agents and assisting award winning producers.
Her short film “Milkmaid” has been selected by David Lynch himself as the First Place winner in a scholarship competition and Agnes went to complete studies at the David Lynch Ma in Film in the USA. The same film has been screened at Cannes Short Film Corner and at various Academy Accredited Film Festivals, winning Agnes “Best Achievement in Editing” prize at St Kilda Film Festival.
Graduate of the David Lynch MA in Film; University of California – School of Theatre, Film and Television (Professional and Advanced Programs in Screenwriting); National Institute of Dramatic Arts (Screen Directors Studio); Sydney Film School (Screen and Media).
Her first feature length screenplay has been nominated for the Nate Wilson Joie de Vivre Award ( UCLA ) and a short play “Walking Shadow” that Agnes directed won the 1st Choice of Jury Award in Wildcards 6 – Short and Sweet, Sydney 2014.Her first short film Suppression has been selected by editors from Showreel International Student Film Festival (UK) and won the Best Production Designer Award at the 11th Sydney Film School Festival .
Agnes is a member of the Australian Directors Guild, Australian Writers Guild and Australian Screen Editors Guild.Gabriel Diamond started working in video at age 13 at KDOL-TV in Oakland, CA. Now he travels the world making films about people who make things better.