Episode 25: A Ball of Clay by Lize Myburgh


In this episode of Media, Brett Lamb and his Year 12 Media class interview Lize Myburgh whose documentary A Ball of Clay was selected for Top Screen 2019.

The documentary is a beautifully shot insight into the life and work of ceramic artist Alistair Whyte.

Lize talked to us about coming up with her ideas, researching similar documentaries, experimenting with cameras and sound, the importance of doing a pre-interview…right through to the final stages of post production.

Make sure you check out her planning documentation!


A Ball of Clay

Paper Caper (Lize’s favourite film from Top Screen 2019).

Alistair Whyte