Lara van Raay

2022 Judge


Small World Documentaries



Short bio

Lara is an award-winning filmmaker who specialises in short form documentary through her production company Small World Documentaries. Early in her career she was told to multiskill, and as a result she is just as happy producing, directing, production managing, shooting and editing. She has worked as a content creator for the ABC, National Geographic, MBC in Dubai and the creative agency BDA in London. She worked on the feature Mary Meets Mohammad which would go on to be a Walkley finalist. Recently she worked on Christmas Island with Plimsoll Productions shooting and producing behind-the-scenes for their latest animal migration series.