Anni Finsterer

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1987 – Theatre Nepean graduate, Bachelor of Performing Arts, University of Western Sydney.
2009 – Graduate Diploma of Education in Drama and English, University of New England.


WOLF (short film) Role: Mum. Dir: Liz Cooper. Screen NSW
: Role: Illona. Dir: Craig Boreham. Azure Productions
STRANGE TOURIST (short film): Role: Gena. Dir: Joshua Aylett
DEVINE IS DEAD (short film) Role: Kate Devine. Dir: Margaret McHugh
TOUCH (short film): Role: Sue. Dir: Heather Phillips
BLUE MONDAY (short film): Role: Mum. Dir: Craig Boreham
SLEEPING BEAUTY: Role: Woman on train. Dir: Julia Leigh
GRACE (short film): Role: Woman. Dir: Liz Cooper
JOHNNY GHOST: Lead Role: Millicent. Dir: Donna McRae
THE CLINIC: Role: Locker room woman. Dir: James Rabbitts
PRIME MOVER: Role: Jan. Dir: David Caesar. Porchlight Films
THE BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN: Role: Journalist. Dir: Scott Hicks
THE UNCERTAINTY PRINCIPLE (short film): Role: Nellie Bath. Dir: Jackie Shultz
QUEEN OF THE DAMNED: Role: Vampire. Dir: Michael Rymer
BEWARE OF GREEKS BEARING GUNS: Role: Doctor. Media World Features
ANGE FITS OF PASSION: Role: Judy. Dir: Elise McCredie
BIGGER THAN TINA: Role: Jacinta Fellows. Dir: Neil Foley
FAMILY: Role: Elizabeth. AFTRS
CARCRASH: Dir: David Caesar
TO HAVE & TO HOLD: Role: Rose. Dir: John Hillcoat
LESSONS IN THE LANGUAGE OF LOVE (short film): Role: Nicki. Dir: Scott Patterson


SECRET CITY Role: Rear Admiral Hartzig. Dir: Emma Freeman. Matchbox Pictures/ Foxtel
Role: Caroline. Matchbox Pictures / ABC
UNDERBELLY: Badness: Role: Diane. Screentime / Nine Network
3 ACTS OF MURDER (telemovie): Role: Anne Upfield. Dir: Rowan Woods
CITY HOMICIDE: Role: Megan Black. Dir: Daina Reid / Seven Network
ALL SAINTS: Role: Gemma Lee. Channel 7
HOME AND AWAY: Role: Cathy. Seven Network
ALL SAINTS: Role: Stefanie Garrett. Dir: Peter Fisk /. Seven Network
LOVE MY WAY: Role: Wendy. Dir: Garth Davis / Foxtel
ALL SAINTS: Role: Gina Finch. Seven Network
STINGERS: Role: Susie. Simpson Le Mesurier Films / Nine Network
HALIFAX F.P: Role: Maxine. Simpson Le Mesurier Films / Nine Network
EUGENIE SANDLER P.I: Role: Irene Kendall. ABC 
GOOD GUYS BAD GUYS: Role: Sgt. Hawthorn. Simpson Le Mesurier Films / Nine Network
ENGLISH AT WORK: Role: Netta. SBS Melbourne
Role: Daria Bond. Crawford Productions
BLUE HEELERS: Role: Danielle Simpson. Southern Star / Seven Network
SKY TRACKERS (TV Movie): Role: Scientist Dir: John Power / ACTF
SEVEN DEADLY SINS – GLUTTONY: Role: Brigid. Dir: Di Drew. Generation Films/ ABC
Role: Agnes. Southern Star  /ABC
SONS AND DAUGHTERS: Role: waitress. Grundys / Seven Network


PARRAMATTA GIRLS: Role: Melanie. Dir: Tanya Goldberg. Riverside Theatre
JESUS HOPPED THE A TRAIN: Role: Mary Jane. Dir: Wayne Blair
OTHELLO: Role: Emilia. Dir: Marion Potts. Bell Shakespeare Co.
MACBETH: Role: Macbeth. Dir: Robert Menzies. Sydney Theatre Company
THE WORLD’S WIFE: Role: Various: Ariette Taylor. Melbourne Theatre Company
RAISED BY WOLVES: Role: ensemble. Handspan Theatre
RAYS TEMPEST: Role: Ruth. Dir: Richard Roxburgh. Belvoir St Theatre
THE THREEPENNY OPERA: Role: Various. Dir: Benedict Andrews. Belvoir Street
SCISSORS, PAPER, ROCK: Role: Meg. Dir: Ariette Taylor. KTTP
ALICE IN WONDERLAND: Role: Queen of Hearts. Elston, Hocking & Woods
KIMBERLY AKIMBO: Role: Debra. Dir: Kate Gaul. Ensemble Theatre
RABBIT: Role: Kate. Dir: Kate Gaul. Griffin Theatre
GRAVEGNOMES: Role: Norm. Dir: Anni Finsterer. La Mama Theatre
KADDISH: Role: Woman. Dir: Ariette Taylor. Sydney Opera House for Sydney Festival
BENEATH HEAVEN: Role: Various. Dir: Ariette Taylor. Keene/Taylor Theatre Company
FOOTPRINTS ON THE WATER: Role: Edie. Chameleon Theatre
POOR SUPERMAN: Role: Shannon. Dir: David Berthold, Sydney Theatre Company
SHARON LILY SCREWDRIVER: Role: Sharon. Dir: Andrew Lewis. Griffin Theatre
THE THREEPENNY OPERA: Role: Various. Dir: Simon Phillips. Melbourne Theatre Company
ANTONY & CLEOPATRA: Role: Cleopatra. Dir: John Howard. Sydney Theatre Company
THE LOADED UTE: Role: Various. Dir: John Howard. Sydney Theatre Company
FOOTSTEPS TO THE MOON: Role: lead. Stage Two Theatre Company
THE GIRL UPSTAIRS: Role: Cabaret. Theatreworks
THE WOMEN OF TROY: Role: Talthybius. Dir: Michael Gow. Sydney Theatre Company
THE PRESENT: Role: Jenny. Dir: Craig Ilott. Courthouse Theatre
HAMLET: Role: Gertrude. Dir: Mike Smith. Theatre UpNorth
MACBETH: Role: Lady Macbeth. Dir: Greg Saunders. Melbourne Theatre Company
LENZ: Role: Various: Dir: Michael Kantor. Melbourne Festival
A CHRISTMAS CAROL: Dir: Craig Mathewson. American Drama Group Europe touring Asia/ Europe.


2009 AFI Award: Best Supporting Actress in a TV Drama

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