Moving Image (e.g. animations, movies, television programs)
File Size and Duration
73.1MB; 9:50 min.
SYNOPSIS:After surviving a traumatic experience in her teenage years, Ashleigh lived life shackled to her demons battling constantly with her past. Until the day she decided to leave behind years of loneliness and trauma by creating the onstage persona… ‘Medusa Maneater’. Transformed and empowered, Ashleigh sits down with her supportive mother, Beck, to reflect on her journey as a Drag performer while preparing for a packed out show in one of Brisbane's iconic venues; LOGLINE: She wanted to survive but first, she had to transform; QUOTE: “I don’t want to be pretty, I want to be terrifying.” - Creator.
Artist: Alice Walker,
Composer: Emma Burchell
Director of Photography: Matteo Grasso
Editor: Yeo Aloysius
Film Director: Serayna Neal
Film Producer: Rebecca Myers
Interviewee: Ashleigh Fitzpatrick
Production Company: Becktacular Productions;
Recording Engineer: James Roy.
Mature (M) - moderate impact language/themes, includes violence/nudity, not restricted to 15+
Walker, A., Burchell, E., Grasso, M., Yeo, A., Neal, S., Myers, R., Fitzpatrick., & Roy, J. (2021). Medusa [Bachelor's Major Project, SAE Institute]. Creo.