Kathryn Rawlings - Roseanne Liang
   
  • SELECT
    HEIGHT:
    158cm
    HAIR:
    black
    EYES:
    brown
  • Roseanne Liang
    BACKGROUND
    As well as being a trained actress Roseanne is an accomplished filmmaker, and currently has short films on the international festival circuit, as well as NZ Film Commission funding for ongoing projects. She works professionally as an editor and director in the NZ film and TV industry.

  • AWARDS & NOMINATIONS
  • YEAR
  • 2012 - Sir Peter Blake Trust Emerging Leader Award
  • 2006 - Best Digital Feature (finalist) "Banana In a Nutshell" - Air NZ Screen Awards
  • 2005 - Best Director "Henchman" - Asia NZ Film Festival  
  • 2006 - Best Digital Feature (finalist) "Banana In a Nutshell" - Air NZ Screen Awards
  • 2005 - SPADA New Filmmaker of the Year Award  

  • 2006 - Best Director (Documentary) "Banana in a Nutshell" - Asian Festival of First Films  
  • 2007 - New Zealand Chinese Association Significant Achievement Award  
  • 2007 - Meeting Point Audience Award for Best Foreign Short "Take 3" - Valladolid International Film Festival
  • 2001 - TV2 Young Filmaker Award "Filmworthy"
  • 2005 - Best Documentary "Banana in a Nutshel" - NZ International Documentary Festival

  • 2008 - Best Technical Contribution (Editing) "Take 3" - Show Me Shorts Film Festival
  • 2008 - Great Southern Film and TV "Woman to Watch" Award - WIFT (NZ)  
  • 2009 - Third Eye Award for Best Short Film "Take 3" - DisOrient Asian American Film Festival
  • 2011 - Best Screen play for a Feature Film "My Wedding and Other Secrets" with Angeline Loo - AFTA  
  • 2011 - Audience Choice Award "My Wedding and Other Secrets" - Asian American International FF  
  • 2011 - AIMC Highest Grossing NZ Film "My Wedding and Other Secrets"  
  • 2011 - New York Friar's Comedy Club Film Festival Audience Award "My Wedding and Other Secrets" - Best International Narrative Feature  

  • FILM
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2013
  • THE DARK HORSE
  • Young Nurse
  • Four Knights Film
  • James Napier Robertson
  • 2004
  • ALMOST THERE AND BACK AGAIN
  • Happy
  • Haynes Films Ltd
  • Peter Haynes

  • TELEVISION
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2015
  • BROKENWOOD MYSTERIES II
  • Lucy
  • South Pacific Pictures
  • Josh Frizzle
  • 2005
  • SHORTLAND STREET
  • Melissa Young
  • South Pacific Pictures NZ
  • various
  • 2003
  • POWER RANGERS
  • Miko - Guest Lead
  • Village Roadshow

  • SHORT FILM
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2006
  • GIFT
  • Roseanne Liang
  • UNITEC
  • Daniel McQuillan

  • THEATRE
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2000
  • FIRE MOUNTAIN
  • Mei Ling - lead
  • Herald Theatre
  • Nathaniel Lees
  • 1999
  • NEW YEARS ARRIVAL
  • Daughter
  • Maidment Theatre
  • Marc Laureano

  • DIRECTING
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2011
  • MY WEDDING AND OTHER SECRETS
  • Director/Writer
  • South Pacific Pictures
  • Roseanne Liang
  • 2007/08
  • A THOUSAND APOLOGIES
  • Director/Writer
  • TV3
  • Roseanne Liang
  • 2007
  • TAKE 3
  • Director/Writer
  • NZ Film Comission
  • Roseanne Liang
  • 2005/06
  • BANANA IN A NUTSHELL
  • Director/Writer
  • Roseanne Liang
  • 2004
  • REST STOP
  • Director
  • NZ Film Commission
  • Roseanne Liang
  • 2003
  • HENCHMAN
  • Director/Writer
  • NZ Film Commission
  • Roseanne Liang
  • 2001
  • FILMWORTHY
  • Director/Writer
  • Roseanne Liang

  • OTHER
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2004
  • MUSIC VIDEO
  • Waitress
  • 28 Days
  • Greg Page - Fish n Clips

  • TRAINING
  • Meisner Technique - Michael Saccente. Over ten years speech and drama with Dianna Walker. Masters in Cinematic Directing and Writing
  • 1996-2000 BA/BSC Conjoint Degree - Film/TV/Media Studies and Computer Science (Senior Prize for Film/TV and Media Studies)
  • 2002 - Recipient of University of Auckland Faculty of Arts Masters Scholarship
  • 2003 - MCPA (Master of Creative and Performing Arts), First Class Honours in Film/TV/Media Studies - Directing/Writing
  • 2008 - 2009 - Board Memebr - NZ Writer's Guild
  • 2011 - present - Board Member - Script to Screen
  • 2011 - NZFC Professional Development Award

  • RELEVANT SKILLS
  • DANCE - Ballet, Hip Hop, DRIVE CAR, FENCING, PIANO, SING, SWIM.
  • CANTONESE LANGUAGE
  • ACCENTS - English, American and Chinese