lift (AUS)

official selection

When serial temp Olivia steps into an elevator for her 46th job this century, she needs to make this one stick. Inside she meets strait-laced Simon preparing for a nerve-wracking rooftop marriage proposal. Despite a disastrous first impression, confusing office politics, interfering colleagues and Simon’s impending nuptials, these two might just fall in love. One elevator ride at a time.

  • Best Australian Drama
  • Best Lead Actor or Ensemble – Lucy Durack, Duncan Ragg
  • Best Screenplay – Lucy Durack, Jess Murray, Leon Murray
  • Best Supporting Actor or Ensemble – Mark Coles Smith
  • Ruby Ticket Award Winner – Asia Web Awards



Cinematographer: Lewis Potts
Editor: Henry Inglis
Composer: Sean Tinnion
Production Designer: Danielle Fernandes
Sound Designer: Abigail Sie
Supporting Cast: Mark Coles Smith, Vivienne Garrett
VFX Lead/Team: Henry Inglis

Director: Zoe Pepper
Writer: Lucy Durack, Jess Murray, Leon Murray
Producer: Lauren Elliott
Executive Producer: Chloe Rickard
Key Cast: Duncan Ragg, Mark Coles Smith, Vivienne Garett