Natalie Beak is a Production Designer and Art Director who has worked throughout Australia and the UK. Since completing her studies at the Australian, Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS) in 2006, Natalie has worked extensively in film, television, commercial and event production.
Natalie’s credits include the Art Direction of large-scale reality television productions The Voice and Australia’s Next Top Model, as well as the Design of Independent Film projects such as Between Two Lines, Closed Doors and the Berlinale Crystal Bear Award-winning film Franswa Sharl. Natalie was also the Production Designer of all four seasons of ABC’s hit Indigenous series Black Comedy and designed the First Nation’s anthology feature film, We Are Still Here, which opened the 2022 Sydney Film Festival. Currently, Natalie is Designing a new TV Drama Series for Stan called Year Of – a raw, joyful exploration of teenage relationships set in the inner-urban world of Glebe.
Natalie is now AFTRS’ Discipline Lead, Production Design and is very proud to be able to mentor emerging Designers and continue to work collaboratively in her field.