Luci Schroder is a Melbourne based writer/director. Luci’s fine arts, textile design and philosophy background attests to her versatile multilayered and palpable approach to film. She has traversed areas such as Fashion Film, Music Video, Commercials, Video Art, Short Documentary and Short Stories.
Her most recent short film SLAPPER had its US premiere at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival in the International Narrative section. The film won at the 2016 Sydney Film Festival for Best Live Action Short. Luci was a participant in the 2016 Melbourne International Film Festival Accelerator program where she also won the Swinburne Award for Emerging Australian Filmmaker for SLAPPER. SLAPPER was nominated for the 2017 Australian Directors Guild Award for Best Direction for a short film.
Luci has directed music videos including Georgia for Vance Joy; Hands for Alpine; and Sophisticated Lover for Donny Benet which have been selected for the ARIA’s, SXSW Film Festival, J Awards, SOUNDkilda to name a few.
Sparked by interest of her music videos, Schroder was invited by world renowned fashion photographer Nick Knight to create a film for his Fashion Fetish series.
Luci is developing a feature length screenplay entitled MISFIT.