Lucy Knox is a writer and director working in narrative, documentary, and branded campaigns.

Her films have won awards including Australian Directors' Guild Awards, and have screened at prestigious festivals and galleries worldwide, including the Berlinale, Sheffield DocFest, Sydney Film Festival, Melbourne International Film Festival, and the Museum of Modern Art in New York. In addition, her films have been selected for international distribution by the Criterion Collection.

Lucy has also directed music videos for artists including the DMA’s and directed commercials for brands including Google and Nike (Global). 

Outside of directing, Lucy has produced documentaries for television, including Burlesque Blokes and We Are Sexual Beings for SBS.

Lucy is represented in Australia by Scoundrel Films for commercial work.


Australian Women in Music Awards - Winner - Filmmaker Award 2022
Australian Directors’ Guild Awards - Nominee - Best Direction in a Short Film 2021
Berlinale Film Festival Crystal Bear Nominee - Best Generation Short Film 14+ 2020
Australian Directors’ Guild Awards - 2 x Nominee - Best Direction in a Music Video 2020
Australian Directors’ Guild - Winner - Best Direction in a Student Film 2018
State Library of NSW - Winner - Mona Brand Early Career Writer Award 2018
Sydney Film Festival - Special Mention - Best Short Screenplay 2018
Tropfest Australia Finalist 2018

Criterion Collection: Seeing Double with Filmmaker Lucy Knox
Directors Notes: Hot Mother
Monster Children: Derby Saved My Life
Short of the Week: Hot Mother