Liese Kuhn is a Cape Town based actor, writer and director. Liese was selected for the NFVF Female Filmmaker program 2019. Liese has created a number of projects since graduating in 2016 with a BA Cum Laude in Screen and Stage Acting. Her 2019 directing credits include a short experimental titled Maar its Hierna which premiered on the Klyntji Online Journal as well as co-writing and directing a theatre piece titled Daar’s ’n Vreemdeling in My Bed which played to sold out audiences in Cape Town. Liese has created projects both within her own capacity under her production company FRIKKEN FILMS as well as for and with other local production companies. Her main aim is to never compromise on her passion and dedication to storytelling - to always find ways to keep doing it and to create work both for herself and underrepresented minorities.