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Dancing with Gene Kelly

Directed by Katharine Rogers

Short Narrative
Australia | 5 min | 2015

It’s 1982 and six year old Eliza has a marvellous dream, that one day, she will dance with legendary film star Gene Kelly.

Dancing with Gene Kelly - Katharine Rogers

Katharine Rogers
Director, Producer, Writer

Katharine is an award winning writer/director with ten years filmmaking experience working across genres in comedy, drama and documentary. Katharine loves working with actors and is known for her ability to elicit truthful and compelling performances. Her works have screened at festivals in Australia, the UK, US and Canada. Her short film Silence is Golden won Best Comedy at Canada International Film Festival (2014) and played at numerous international film festivals, including BAFTA accredited Aesthetica in York. In 2015 Silence is Golden received a theatrical release at 26 Spotlight cinema venues across America, with an estimated of 500,000.

Dancing with Gene Kelly

Film Information

Director/Writer:  Katharine Rogers
Country:  Australia
Year: 2015
Language: English 
Runtime: 5 min


Producers: Amanda Asquith
DOP: Eddy Gill
Editor: Ceinwen Berry
Key Cast:  Clementine Bell, Ruth Bell, Naomi Livingstone, James Stevenson

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BIFF - Beloit International Film Festival
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