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 Carolyn Cage 

Documentary Filmmaker & Researcher

Carolyn specialises in documentary, factual and entertainment productions for broadcast, digital platforms and theatrical release. She's a critical thinker, who is deeply curious with a passion for authentic and engaging storytelling.


Carolyn has a knack for uncovering unique stories, which is showcased in a number of the award-winning productions she's worked on. She has engaged audiences across a spectrum of unscripted genres, from factual and entertainment to comedy and news & current affairs.

Notable productions include the landmark 3-part ABC series QUEERSTRALIA, 3-part SBS series WHO THE BLOODY HELL ARE WE?, the long running international series SBS DATELINE, and the latest season of THE WEEKLY WITH CHARLIE PICKERING. Her directorial debut on the docuseries MY FIRST TIME has won international awards and been showcased at film festivals worldwide.  

Her skillset, underpinned by a solid background in journalism & academia, spans the entire production process from development through to delivery. This breadth of knowledge and experience ensures she brings a nuanced perspective to all her productions.

When she's not down a rabbit hole unearthing engaging stories, Carolyn spends her time sifting through Facebook Marketplace, tackling DIY projects & transforming everyday items into masterpieces ~ while maintaining an 'I meant to do that' smile ㋡