Whether it was an unforgettable movie watched as a kid or a hands-on film assignment in school, each Dreammaker probably has a humble origin story on how they became a filmmaker. Read their stories below and see how they were able to turn their passion into a profession.
How it all began for Grace Liu
Grace Liu is a versatile filmmaker with 8 years of experience in the creative industry. Growing up in Australia, she attributes her multicultural background and empathy with minority groups as the main drive of her career, resulting in 5 short films about the Asian diaspora living in Australia. Her love for filmmaking usually sees Grace taking up multiple roles in the production process but directing and cinematography is where her true passion lies.
Directed 5 short films that was well received on Chinese-language platforms
Double masters in Screen Production and Arts from Flinders University
A film made with Sony
The Cabinet: A short story of love, and what it means to love and be loved, all captured on the FX6. Grace Liu creates a touching and poignant film on a widely covered topic centred around a cabinet.
Behind the scenes
Grace Liu breaks down the various scenes in The Cabinet and shares why she chose to use the FX6.
FX6 Cinema Line Full-frame camera
Full-frame performance with high sensitivity and preset cinematic looks
Leading-edge movie functions including Real-time Eye AF and Face Detection