KRISTINA CEYTON produced the critically acclaimed and award-winning psychological thriller THE BABADOOK that premiered in the ‘Park City at Midnight’ section at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival to rave reviews. The film went on to win many Best Film and Best Actress Awards, including the 2015 AACTA award for Best Film (shared with THE WATER DIVINER), as well as the 2014 New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best First Film, and receiving a British Independent Film Awards Nomination. Other producing credits include award-winning shorts SMALL BOXES (2006) and THE GROUND BENEATH (2008).
Both films have received great international success, winning over 40 awards collectively. THE GROUND BENEATH was short-listed for nomination for the 2010 ACADEMY AWARD as Best Live Action Short. Kristina is developing a select slate of features, including CARTAGENA by Nam Le (based on the short story from his award winning collection THE BOAT) and Jennifer Kent’s highly anticipated second feature THE NIGHTINGALE. In 2014, Kristina completed a 6-month placement with top US sales agency & development and production company FILMNATION. Her company, CAUSEWAY FILMS, was also awarded the 2014/15 Screen Australia Feature Enterprise grant.Back to Speakers