Starting From Now explores the lives of four inner-Sydney lesbians as they struggle to work out who they are, find a place where they belong, and maybe even find someone to love along the way. 

Starting From Now has amassed over 45 million views and has been watched in more than 230 countries. After building an international viral following across the first three seasons, Seasons 4 and 5 were acquired for broadcast and screened on Australian television in March, 2016. This followed the World Premiere of Season 4 as part of the Mardi Gras Film Festival on 1 March, the first ever online content to screen at the festival.  

Series creator | Writer | Director: Julie Kalceff
Producers: Julie Kalceff and Rosie Lourde
Cast: Bianca Bradey, Sarah de Possesse, Rosie Lourde, Lauren Orrell 

 

  • Formats: Online series and TV broadcast miniseries
  • Run times: Online – 5 seasons, 6 x 7-12 minute episodes
  • Television Broadcast – 4 episodes, TV half hours (Seasons 4 & 5)

  • Outstanding Diversity Award – Melbourne WebFest, 2017
  • IAWTV Award of Recognition – Hollyweb Festival, 2017
  • Best Actress, Rosie Lourde – Season 5 – Vancouver WebFest, 2017
  • Audience Award – Best Narrative Feature – Season 4 - Mardi Gras Film Festival, 2016
  • Best LGBT Web Series – Season 4 - Web Series Festival Global, 2016
  • Best Original Music Score – Season 4 - IndiePossible International Film Festival, 2016
  • Best Web series – Season 3 - She Web Fest, 2015
  • Best Supporting Actress, Sarah de Possesse – Season 3 - NYC WebFest, 2015
  • Best Actor (Female), Sarah de Possesse – Season 3 - IndiePossible International Film Festival, 2016
  • Outstanding Writing in a Drama, Julie Kalceff – Season 3 - LA WebFest, 2016
  • Outstanding Ensemble Cast in a Drama – Season 3 - LA WebFest, 2016

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