Official Bio


Elaine Smith is a freelance filmmaker based in Perth, Western Australia. She specialises in editing and post production. She studied an Advanced Diploma of Digital Cinema at Central Institute of Technology in 2015.

Her experience to date includes broadcast, short form, web series, music videos, and corporates.

Some of her recent work includes: 2x 30min episodes of Project Planet, an ABCME 8-part broadcast series from Metamorflix. She received a NextGen Webfest award for Best Editing The Big Spaghetti webseries, which also screened at Revelation International Film Festival 2018. She also worked on ABC doco mini-series Home: The Art of Ian Strange and with Perth International Arts Festival on two short films for Museum of Water. She has edited music content for San Cisco, Beni Bjar, and Philip La Rosa.

She has 3+ years of practical experience with Premiere Pro and Avid Media Composer, as well as fundamentals in After Effects animation. With a background in art department and producing, filmmaking is where her passion lies.