Kitty Green

Kitty Green is the director of the 2019 film The Assistant,[2][3][4][5][6] as well as an editor and a screenwriter. She was born in 1984, in Melbourne, Australia.

Kitty Green
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Alma materVictorian College of the Arts
OccupationScreenwriter, Director


Green directed the following documentaries:

  • Casting JonBenét (2017),
  • Ukraine Is Not a Brothel (2013),
  • The Face of Ukraine: Casting Oksana Baiul (2015).


Won AACTA award for Best Australian Feature Documentary for the documentary film "Ukraine Is Not A Brothel".[7].

Won Best Non-Fiction Short Film at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015 for the short film "The Face of Ukraine: Casting Oksana Baiul"[8].

Film creditsEdit

Year Film Director Producer Writer Notes
2013 Ukraine is not a Brothel Yes Yes Won AACTA award, best Australian Feature Documentary
2015 The Face of Ukraine: Casting Oksana Baiul . Yes Yes Won Best Non-Fiction Short Film, Sundance Film Festival, 2015
2017 Casting JonBenet Yes Yes
2019 The Assistant Yes No Yes Producers: James Schamus and Scott Macaulay[9]


  1. ^ "Casting JonBenet". Retrieved 2020-02-05.
  2. ^ Q 2020-02-03, CBC radio , Interview with Kitty Green.
  3. ^ Interviewer Name: Folkenflik, David. "Director Kitty Green On Her New Film, 'The Assistant'". Retrieved 2020-02-03.
  4. ^ CBC News (2020-02-03). "Kitty Green's new film The Assistant will make you see sexual misconduct in Hollywood in a whole new way". CBC News.
  5. ^ Culture; Movies (2020-02-06). "Writer/director Kitty Green on her of-the-moment film The Assistant | National Post". Retrieved 2020-02-06.
  6. ^ Phillips, Michael. "In 'The Assistant,' filmmaker Kitty Green stays just outside the room where it happens. For a reason". Retrieved 2020-02-06.
  7. ^ "Casting JonBenet". 2017. Retrieved 2020-02-06.
  8. ^ "Casting JonBenet". 2017. Retrieved 2020-02-06.
  9. ^ "Kitty Green targets the system that enables predators in her new film The Assistant". Retrieved 2020-02-05.