In “Derby Saved My Life”, skaters from the unapologetically brutal sport of roller derby, reveal the healing powers of the game. Directed by Lucy Knox.

A passion project filmed between lockdowns in Sydney and Melbourne, Australia, between 2020 and 2021. All shot on 20-30 year old expired 16mm film stock, short end offcuts from 1990s Australian tv shows.

Director: Lucy Knox
DPs: Campbell Brown & Maxwell Walter
Editor: Leila Gaabi @the_editors65
Colourist: Jacob McKee
Music & Sound Design: IXYXI
Lab: Neglab / Werner Winkelmann

Sydney crew –
Producer: Holly Winter
Gaffer: Tommy Keyes
Best boy: Liam Patrick
AC: Pat Wiecks
Steadicam: Jason Rodrigues

Melbourne –
Producer: W.A.M. Bleakley
Gaffer: James Thompson
Sound: David Ross
AC Lachlan Wright

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