Press photos for "Hair". Photo by Benjamin Powell
Mohini is best known for directing both seasons of Australia’s first instagram series “The Out There”. Season 2 of “The Out There” was released by L.A. based production company Adolescent Content in 2019 to an audience of over 90,000 followers.
Mohini holds a Bachelor of Media and Production (minor in Film Studies) from UNSW as well as a Graduate Certificate in Directing from AFTRS. She cut her teeth working in production design on music videos for the award winning production company Oh Yeah Wow. She subsequently directed her first music video for Flamingo Jones which went on to win the inaugural Captured Music Video award in 2016.
In addition to this, Mohini’s narrative short films have screened at film festivals such as Flickerfest, Melbourne Underground Film Festival, For Film’s Sake and Short and Sweet. She is also interested in social impact filmmaking, having completed a residency with Wilurara Creative and the Ngaanyatjarra shire in 2018.
Mohini is currently in development for her webseries “Hair” which has been awarded the Generate Development fund from Screen Australia and was selected to participate in the 2019 AWG and AFTRS Talent Camp initiative. Mohini is also a 2020 recipient of UNSW ’s SAM Alumni Residency.