Rosie Lourde is an award winning multi-hyphenate screen content creator working across digital series, TV series, VR and features. Rosie was an actor/producer on digital series STARTING FROM NOW (SFN), which has amassed over 135 million views online and was also sold to broadcast in Australia. SFN won numerous awards including the IAWTV Diversity Award at HollyWeb 2017, Outstanding Diversity Award at Melbourne Webfest, Best Narrative Feature at the Mardi Gras Film Festival 2016 and Most Outstanding Ensemble Cast at the LA Webfest 2016, with Rosie winning the award for Best Actress for her working SFN Season 5 at the Vancouver Webfest. Rosie is a writer/director on horror anthology series DEADHOUSE DARK which is due to world premier in official competition at CanneSeries October 2020; is a writer/director/producer of virtual reality film BREACH; and Producer on award winning indie feature SKIN DEEP. Rosie recently directed her first feature ROMANCE ON THE MENU staring Cindy Busby, which is currently in negotiations with major US studios. Rosie was formerly the Investment Manager of Online Production at Screen Australia overseeing government financing of short-form digital series and narrative XR, in 2015 was selected for the prestigious Screen NSW Emerging Producer Placement as well as the Screen Producers Association Ones To Watch program and has recently joined the Screen Australia Gender Matters Taskforce.