Executive Producer

Independent Producer and former ABC Television journalist Trish Lake is Managing Director of Freshwater Pictures.

Her credits include the feature documentaries currently in production, The Eulogy and Love Opera ; Early Winter - a narrative feature and winner of the prestigious “Venice Days Award” at the 2015 Venice Film Festival; Frackman – currently in international release and part of the Good Pitch Australia initiative; Show Me The Magic which screened both theatrically and on ABC TV and Foxtel Arts; My America, selected for competition at Sydney Film Festival; The Burning Season, selected for competition at Tribeca Film Festival, and winner of Best Documentary at the Australian IF Awards; Rare Chicken Rescue winner of Best Documentary at Sydney Film Festival, and the feature film Subdivision, distributed by Walt Disney Studios.

While her films have had numerous nominations and awards, Trish herself won the prestigious SPA Feature Film Producer of the Year Award, for her award - winning first feature, Gettin’ Square. Trish is also an Adjunct Fellow at Griffith University in Brisbane where she leads a mentor program for emerging producers at Griffith Film School, and where she is also doing post-graduate research.