Lara-Ann Dewet

Documentary filmmaker from South Africa currently living in Brooklyn, New York. After graduating from The New York Film Academy in Sep 2015, she won the Jury Prize for Spirited Storytelling as part of at the DOC NYC Film Festival as part of their inaugral university showcase. Alive & Kicking: The Soccer Grannies of South Africa is her directorial debut. Currently she is working as a video editor in New York, alongside setting up her own production company Lazuli FIlm, and directing a pilot for a new 8 part series that documents the rising global interest in our 21st century sages.