M: +61 447 140 594
E: katemcornish@gmail.com

Based in Sydney's inner west, Kate works as a freelance cinematographer, director, photographer and camera assistant, most recently acting as DoP for sketch show Freudian Nip (ABC iView's Fresh Blood initiative).

A young filmmaker and photographer with a passion for dark comedy, Kate's scriptwriting and direction has picked up awards at Sydney Underground Film Festival (Juror's Choice for 'Biting Down') and Willoughby Film Festival (Best Screenplay for 'The Gesture'). After studying under full scholarship at Sydney Film School, Kate worked as a Camera Prep Tech for Panavision where she managed the flow of equipment used on various commercials, television productions and feature films.

Kate has retained her love for writing and directing with short film 'Privileged Pete' slated for a 2018 release. 

April 2018 will also see Kate in the role of DoP in her first feature film, Ellie & Abbie (And Ellie's Dead Aunt). Ellie & Abbie is written/ directed by Monica Zanetti and produced by Drew Bailey. 

As a GH5 owner/operator, Kate has the sufficient camera set up for short form documentary and online TVC's. Please contact for further enquiries.