Kirsty Fisher is co-creator, co-producer and writer of the award-winning comedy series LAID.
Kirsty began working in the script world almost two decades ago as a trainee script editor and quickly moved on to script editing, development, screen writing and script producing. She has written for both adult and children’s television shows such as THE FAMILY LAW, MR AND MRS MURDER, WANTED, MUSTANGS F.C., DANCE ACADEMY and HOUSE HUSBANDS. Her script editing credits include THE FAMILY LAW, LAST MAN STANDING, STINGERS and SOMETHING IN THE AIR.
Kirsty was in-house development coordinator at Burberry Productions for two years and more recently was part of the Screen Australia/Playmaker development initiative, Scribe.
Scripting aside, Kirsty has two small kids and is the co-creator/owner of International Girl Aerogrammes – an eclectic stationery range designed to get people letter-writing again.
March 27, 2019
Script to Screen is proud to award eight filmmakers a place on the 2019 FilmUp Mentorship Programme. Each participant is matched with a filmmaker mentor, and will attend a series of FilmUp hub days as part of the eight-month programme that is tailored to their individual needs.... Read more
March 21, 2019
Eight new scripted stories by, for and about Pasifika and Asian peoples have been selected for development under a new initiative from NZ On Air. The teams selected will participate in a development programme run by Script to Screen, including follow up mentoring to guide them as they prepare to submit production funding applications.... Read more
Producer Jeff Wexler (Studio Ghibli, Studio Ponoc) joins us from Tokyo to share insights into successfully bringing culturally specific stories to global audiences. The session includes a screening of Studio Ponoc’s newest film, MODEST HEROES: PONOC SHORT FILMS THEATRE, VOLUME 1. ... Read more
We are sad to say that this talk has been cancelled due to illness. We apologise for any inconvenience, our thoughts are with Alanis and we hope for her speedy recovery.... Read more