Film

Audio visual and sound fragments from Remain in Light, a documentary on the award-winning RMIT Design Hub building.

recent work

Evangeline, writer and director, a low-budget feature film. Executive Producer Bjoern Puckler, Producer Jonathan Roper. Melbourne Underground Film Festival (winner, Best Guerrilla Ethos), Sydney Independent Film Festival (winner, Best Cinematography), South Texas Underground Film Festival

Remain in Light, writer and co-director, 50 minute documentary on the Design Hub, a research building for RMIT University (unreleased). Producer Roslyn Walker

Tuesday and Thursdays, writer and director, feature film, script at final draft stage, seeking finance.

Defence of Darwin Digital Stories, producer and director (of 4 of the stories). 13 x ten minute digital stories featuring military and civilians associated with the bombing of Darwin, February 1942.  Displayed in Darwin Military Museum. In conjunction with Briarbird.com

Tuesdays and Thursdays, writer and director, feature film project (in development)

The Papin Sisters, writer and director, 10min experimental narrative piece produced as part of Motel, a triptych of short films produced through RMIT, funded through The Design Institute and RMIT University Media Works

Daddy Darling, writer, 20min drama produced by Channel 31 for the series The Last Stand, director Sussan Hawkswell

The Body Corporate, writer, a feature film in development, director Geoff Cawthorn

Violet Town, writer, a feature film

Writer Ruby Red, a feature film script and YA novel.

Anne & Richard, writer and director, 14min film produced by Clifford Hayes.
Melbourne International Film Festival, New Zealand International Film Festival, Flicker Festival, Australian Festival London (screened with Geoffrey Wright’s MacBeth), IFCT USA

earlier work

 The Forest, co-writer with Jo Kennedy, 50min film, director Jo Kennedy, producer Clare Sawyer, production funded by AFC, ABC & Film Victoria.
Sydney Film Festival, Melbourne International Film Festival,  Telluride Film Festival, Bermuda Film Festival, Commonwealth Film Festival, Manchester Film Festival, St Kilda Film Festival, Clermont Ferrand Market and Cinema Des Antipodes, Cannes, France. Nominated, Australian Film Critics Circle Awards. Toured as part of the AFC ‘Fifty Minutes from Home’ series. Cinema release Palace Films, The George Cinema, ‘Highly Commended’ Dendy Awards

Honey, writer, 10min film directed by Seth Keen, produced by Heather Lee, funded by NZFC. NZ International Film Festival, Hoffman International Film Festival, MIC Homegrown Series, Sold to Studio Universal, Spain, Finalist, Drifting Clouds Film Awards

A Woman’s Heart, writer and director, 10min film funded by the NZFC, producer Trevor Haysom. Stockholm Film Festival, purchased by many distributors including Canal + and SBS, toured New Zealand in Blue Angel Film Festival

Sympathetic, writer and director, 15min film funded by the AFC, producer Richard Clendinnen, script editor Gerard Lee. Bombay International Film Festival, Tasmanian Film Festival

Violent Hands, writer and director, 36min film, produced by Swinburne Institute of Technology. Best script award, Swinburne and post-production funded by the AFC. ‘Best Overall Film’, Canterbury Film Festival, New Zealand. Finalist Dendy Awards, Sydney Film Festival, and Atom Awards, St Kilda Film Festival, Melbourne Film Festival. Distributed by the AFI

Animal Tales, writer and director, 20min video produced by Auckland University. Broadcast TVOne. Used by the SPCA as part of their educational package

Golden Delicious, writer, a feature film funded by NZFC to final draft, producer Trevor Haysom, script editor Alison Tilson

other work

U2 – A Pop Crusade, writer, 52min DVD for World Wide Entertainment

VicRoads writer and director, 2 x 3min instructional videos

14 x 30 min educational videos including E-LearningPrejudiceSocial ResponsibilityDifferences between Criminal and Civil Law, Cosmetics in Science and Creative Cakes 1 & 2, writer and/or director, Video Education Australasia.

A Day at the Bench; going to the Tribunal, writer and director, 25min educational video for Tenant’s Union of Victoria

By the Light of the Moon, producer and film mentor, 15min video with Broadmeadows Secondary College, funded by Department of Justice & Arts Victoria. ACMI premier

Sexual Harassment; The Right to Say No, producer, writer and director, an educational video, funded by The Ministry of Education and The Human Rights Commission

Individual Programme Planning, producer, writer and director, an educational video for the Auckland Intellectually Handicapped Children’s Society