Renowned Australian actor Rachel Griffiths and Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne have been visiting Perth to present special screenings of their highly anticipated film Ride Like a Girl. Ride Like a Girl is the incredible true story of Michelle Payne. The first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup and is Griffiths’ directorial debut.
Rachel Griffiths joined Bec on The Morning Show this morning to share her story of creating the film. From the incidental discovery of Michelle Payne’s story to how Rachel got her on board, what an ride!
It’s so inspiring hearing Rachel so excitedly talk about her and the film’s efforts to propel women in the industry. Have a listen to Bec and Rachel below, this isn’t one to be missed.
Ride Like a Girl Trailer