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Scarlet is determined to find true love in the quirky queer scene of Newtown. If she could only figure out what it is she really wants! Read more

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This project was successfully funded on November 21, 2011.

Scarlet is determined to find true love in the quirky queer scene of Newtown. If she could only figure out what it is she really wants!

Sydney, AU Webseries
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The Series

The Newtown Girls is a 8x10 minute webseries created to entertain and engage online audiences and explore the foibles of love and friendship - experiences common to everyone! Although it revolves around lesbian characters, their trials and triumphs are universal and transcend sexual orientation. The Newtown Girls was created with the intent to depict lesbian relationships in a more realistic and comedic way. It does not overtly preach political opinions or rehash the usual 'coming out' stories that dominate queer storytelling. The Newtown Girls looks at situations that arise when you go looking for love and how you often end up finding love where you least expect it!

Scarlet is our social experiment and she embodies all of our insecurities and flaws. She thinks she knows what she wants, she thinks she knows what needs to be done in order to get what she wants, but she quickly learns that knowing what you want and getting it are two very different things.

Starring:
Scarlet - Debra Ades (Newcastle)
Alex - Renee Lim (East West 101)
Veronica - Kylie Watson (Home and Away)
Kym - Kate Austin (225)

Created by: Natalie Krikowa, Emma Keltie & Elyse Horne
Written by:
Natalie Krikowa & Julie Kalceff
Directed by: Emma Keltie, Julie Kalceff, Spencer Harvey & Imogen Dall


Our Goal

The entire cast and crew are working on this project out of pure passion to produce quality entertainment and receive no compensation except for a job well done. The money we raise on kickstarter will enable us to compensate our tireless cast and crew and pay for equipment and locations.


More Info?

You can head to our website www.thenewtowngirls.com to get the lastest information about the series and see what the cast and crew are getting up to in the initial stage of  production.

Once again, thank you to everyone who has supported us - we couldn't have done this without you.

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