Hannah Smith is an Australian Director who grew up in Rural Far North QLD. At 17 she relocated south where she completed studies in film and television. She has always had a passion for telling stories that highlight community and family. Hannah has experience working on several features including “Dora” and “Godzilla vs. Kong” and lately, she has been working as a Second Unit Director on Disney's "The Clearing" and "The Artful Dodger". Hannah has written and directed multiple projects of her own and her newest proof of concept titled “THE EMPYREAN” (2022) has won awards internationally - most recently "Best Sci-Fi short film at the VORTEX Rhode Island International Film Festival. Hannah is currently developing several projects with industry professionals like fellow director Jeffrey Walker and the team at Wooden Horse Productions and she strives to continue to write and create original and bold Australian content.