Elizabeth Fermanis is a writer and director and a 2015 graduate of the Victorian College of the Arts, Masters of Film and Television course. Her graduating film ‘Hospitality’ screened at the 2016 Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) and the 2017 St Kilda Film Festival. In 2016 she was also invited to take part in the MIFF Accelerator Program for emerging directors.

In 2016/17 she directed an episode of the web series ‘Fresh’ which has gone on to screen at the LA film festival, New York Web Fest, Series Mania and the Gold Coast Film Festival. Her latest short film, ‘Nature’, was completed in March of this year.


In addition to her Masters degree, Elizabeth holds a Diploma of Professional Writing and a Bachelor of Creative Arts, during which she undertook an exchange program at the University of California, Berkeley in 2012.