Kelsie is an Australian documentary director and cinematographer based in Utah, who crafts films with honesty and nuance.

She currently makes short docs at NPR Utah’s RadioWest Films, focusing on character-driven stories from the American West.

As a visual journalist, Kelsie matches her greatest strengths of composition, storytelling and connection with narratives that embrace humanity and challenge our perceptions of people and place.

Her work has been featured on PBS, The Atlantic Selects, Slate, NPR, NPR’s Science Friday, NPR Utah and film festivals around the world. She recently won a PRNDI (Public Radio News Directors Incorporated) award as well as a nomination at the Online Journalism Awards for a multi-media collaborative story on keeping teachers on the Navajo Nation.

Past doc-commercial clients include Starbucks, Adobe Lightroom, Smithsonian Institute, Clinton Global Initiative - The Hult Prize, The North Face, Cotopaxi and United Way. 

CONTACT - kelsie.Lm@gmail.com