With credits in both film and live entertainment, Lauren Batschowanow (also known as Lady DeVine), has become a beloved part of the arts culture in Sydney, Australia.
Within live entertainment, Lauren performs under the stage name, Lady DeVine. She has performed at many prestigious and grass roots events such as Australian Burlesque Festival, Adelaide Fringe Festival, Regrowth Festival and many more. In 2016, she won the title of Miss Burlesque Sydney and has produced dozens of drag, burlesque & cabaret shows throughout Sydney and Melbourne, since 2011.
As a film maker, Lauren has enjoyed exploring underground art forms, socio-political issues and bringing equality to the forefront of the screen. These works include her surrealistic short film, Click Your Heels, her award winning feature film, Dangerous Desires, her niche documentary feature film, Stripping from the Inside Out.
Lauren's experience in film and on stage has developed her into a formidable writer, director and producer, with actors and crew praising her style, passion and determination.
Lauren also has ten years of sales experience within multiple industries, which has taught her a great deal about the changes within market places, consumer interests and how to communicate effectively with a wide variety of individuals.
Lauren's greatest achievements are winning Best International feature film at the Illinois International Film Festival, receiving three nominations at the 13th Annual Female Eye Film Festival and making official selection at the Blackbird Film Festival with her dramatic feature film, Dangerous Desires (formerly known as True Face). The film was released on DVD in October, 2017.
Lauren is currently in the development stage of her television series, Resplendent Fatales.
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