Claudia Pickering is an Australian writer, director & actor.
A triple threat…Claudia’s extraordinary portfolio, consisting of web series, shorts and features, blur the boundaries of filmmaking and highlight how versatile & successful her career has been so far.
Claudia’s feature film Frisky is under option with Jungle Entertainment to develop a television series based on screenplay, characters and the Frisky world. She is currently developing a television comedy, Downline, with Swedlove Productions in the US and has completed a Director’s Attachment on Bad Mothers, produced by Jungle Entertainment. Claudia has other projects in various stages of development through her company, Cliff House Productions.
Pickering directed web series Resting Pitch Face starring Nakkiah Lui (Black Comedy), Bridie Connell (Tonightly) and Emily Havea (Bell Shakespeare). She won the 2015 Tropfest Tropvine competition with a stop-motion animation of a giraffe telling a dad joke; was shortlisted for Tropfest 2015 with her dark comedy about food fraud Potluck Starring Adam Spencer (Sleek Geeks) and Emma Leonard (800 Words); and regularly creates sketches with her comedy troupe, Frothpocalypse.
Claudia’s debut feature film Frisky enjoyed enormous success in the US and Canada gathering multiple nominations and awards at many film festivals across the territories.