Photo: Australian Writers' Guild

KATIE FOUND

 

Katie Found is a Melbourne-based screenwriter. 

Her latest script, 'It Will Peck You', won the Monte Miller Award at the 2016 AWGIES. Prior to that, her screenplay 'The Widow' received funding from Screen NSW, was developed through Metro Screen's First Breaks Program, and screened at film festivals nationally and internationally, including POWFest, BoFA Film Festival, Sarasota Film Festival and Cause Film Festival, where it was awarded 'Best Film'.

Getting her start in theatre, Katie's first play, 'Wait', was awarded 'Best Play' at MudFest, Australia's largest student arts festival, and she was nominated for 'Best Writer'. 

Katie is also the founder of Line Break, a free poetry reading service.