In collaboration with Regent Theatre, Ballarat International Foto Biennale presents FOTO FILMS, a series of contemporary short and feature films that relate to the theme of photography.
#5 BeDevil, dir. Tracey Moffatt with introduction by Natalie King
An innovative rendering of three childhood mysteries from the imagination of filmmaker, visual artist and photographer Tracey Moffatt. Moffatt’s breathtaking style – drawing on influences as diverse as Vincente Minnelli and Masaki Kobayashi – makes BeDevil one of the most dazzling feature debuts in Australian cinema.
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Un Certain Regard, Cannes Film Festival, 1993
NOMINATED: Best Film, Sitges Catalonian International Film Festival, 199389 mins, Australia, 1993
This session will be introduced by Natalie King, curator of Tracey Moffat: My Horizon at the 57th Venice Biennale in 2017.Natalie King is a visionary arts leader, cultural producer and curator with more than two decades of experience in international visual culture. Her cultural footprint has seen her develop a depth of expertise and networks in contemporary art, realising landmark programs across Australia, Asia-Pacific and Europe. Working across multiple domains, her highly skilled leadership spans the lifecycle of artistic production and management from new commissions, exhibitions, artistic partnerships, stakeholder relations, fundraising and programming.Currently, she is an Enterprise Professorial Fellow, Faculty of Fine Arts and Music, Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne and was nominated as 2018 AFR 100 Women of Influence.