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.
July 27, 2018 - July 28, 2018, Civic Wintergarden, Auckland
The New Zealand International Film Festival (NZIFF) and Script to Screen are thrilled to present two very special TALKS with celebrated director Debra Granik (WINTER'S BONE) and New Zealand actor Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie. ... Read more
August 4, 2018 - August 5, 2018, Samoa House Studio, 20 Beresford Square, Auckland
A one and a half day course on writing a feature film looks at strategies for Coming up with a Cinematic Concept, growing Captivating Characters, locating the Core of your story and establishing your personal Connection to it.... Read more
August 11, 2018 - August 12, 2018, Te Whaea: National Dance & Drama Centre
a weekend workshop for the storytelling and filmmaking community with dramaturg, Brita McVeigh. If you have a project at any stage of development this process will change how you work TOGETHER.... Read more
July 6, 2018
We are so excited to bring the eight exceptional advisors from New Zealand, Australia, Denmark and United States who will work with the eight teams selected for Episodic Lab Aotearoa to develop their skills and to projects across the five day immersive lab.... Read more