Currivulum Vitae

FILM

2008
TWO FISTS ONE HEART
Producers: David Elfick and Jeremy Thomas

TELEVISION

2016
Deep Water
Drama series for the SBS
Blackfella Films
Sole Director all 4 episodes
Producers: Darren Dale and Miranda Dear
2015
The Code- Series 2
Drama series for the ABC TV
Playmaker Media
Sole Director all 6 episodes
Producers: David Maher, David Taylor and Shelley Birse
PETER ALLEN: Not The Boy Next Door
2 x 2hr Mini-series for the Seven Network
Shine Australia
Directed both episodes
Producers: Rory Callaghan and Kerrie Mainwaring
2014
Hiding
Drama series for the ABC TV
Playmaker Media
Set up Director for series
Producers: Di Haddon and Matt Ford
Love Child- Series 2
Drama series for the Nine Network
Playmaker Media
Set up Director for series
Producers: Sue Seeary and Tom Hoffie
2013
The Code- Series 1
Drama series for the ABC TV
Playmaker Media
Directed all 6 episodes
Producers: David Maher, David Taylor and Shelley Birse
Love Child- Series 1
Drama series for the Nine Network
Playmaker Media
Set up Director for series
Producers: Sue Seeary and Sarah Lambert
Camp
Drama Series for NBC Universal
Matchbox
Producers: Peter Elkoff and Liz Heldens
2012
UNDERBELLY VI:
"SQUIZZY"
Drama series for the Nine Network
Screentime
Producers: Peter Gawler and Elisa Argenzio
THE MYSTERY OF A HANSOM CAB
Telefeature for ABC TV.
Burberry Entertainment
Executive Producer: Ewan Burnett
Producer: Margot McDonald
HOUSE HUSBANDS
Drama series for the Nine Network.
Playmaker Media.
Producers: Sue Seeary and Drew Proffitt
2011
UNDERBELLY IV:
"RAZOR"
Drama series for the Nine Network
Screentime
Producers: Peter Gawler and Elisa Argenzio
SLIDE
Drama series for FOX8
Playmaker Media
Set up Director for series
Producer: Sue Seeary
2010
UNDERBELLY FILES:
“TELL THEM LUCIFER WAS HERE”
Telefeature for the Nine Network
Screentime
Producers: Peter Gawler and Elisa Argenzio
RESCUE SPECIAL OPS
Series 2
Drama series for the Nine Network
Southern Star
Producers Sarah Smith and Julie McGauran
2009
UNDERBELLY III:
“THE GOLDEN MILE”
Drama series for the Nine Network
Screentime
Producers: Peter Gawler and Elisa Argenzio
MY PLACE
Family series for ABC TV
Matchbox Films
Producers: Penny Chapman and Helen Panckhurst
30 SECONDS
Comedy Series for Comedy Channel
Zapruder's Other Films
Executive Producers: Andrew Denton and Kim Veccra
Producer: Sue Seeary
2008
UNDERBELLY II:
“A TALE OF TWO CITIES”
Drama series for the Nine Network
Screentime
Producers: Greg Haddrick and Brenda Pam
THE STRIP
Drama series for the Nine Network.
Set up Director for series
Producers: Steve Knapman and Kris Wyld
2007
CANAL ROAD
Drama series for the Nine Network
Producer: Susan Bower
RAINSHADOW
Drama series for ABC TV
Southern Star
Producer: Gus Howard
2006
DANGEROUS
Drama series for Foxtel.
Southern Star
Producers John Edwards and Imogen Banks
HEADLAND
Drama series for Channel 7
Producer Jo Porter
2005
THE ALICE
One hour drama series for Channel 9
Southern Star
Producer John Edwards.
ALL SAINTS
One hour drama series for Channel 7
Producer Maryanne Carroll.
2004
ALL SAINTS
One hour drama series for Channel 7
Producer Jo Porter.
RAPID RESPONSE
Pilot for one hour drama series.
Eventually becoming RUSH for Channel TEN
Producer John Edwards
LOOT
Telefeature for ABC TV.
Producer Sue Seeary.
FIREFLIES
One hour drama series for ABC TV.
Southern Star
Producer John Edwards.
2003
MDA: MEDICAL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA
Series 2
One hour drama series for ABC TV
Screentime
Producer Denny Lawrence.
THE SECRET LIFE OF US
Series 3
One hour drama series for Channel 10.
Southern Star
Producers Amanda Higgs & John Edwards
2002
ALL SAINTS
One hour drama serial for Channel 7.
Producer Di Drew.
MDA: MEDICAL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA
One hour drama series for ABC TV
Establishing director for series.
Producer Riccardo Pellizzeri.
2001
EFFIE: JUST QUIETLY
Director, Editor and Co-Creator of comedy series for SBS TV.
Producer Robyn Kershaw.

AWARDS and NOMINATIONS

  • 2016 Won Australian Director’s Guild Award, Best Director, TV Mini Series for “PETER ALLEN: Not the Boy Next Door”
  • 2015 Won AACTA Best Director in a Television Drama for “PETER ALLEN: Not the Boy Next Door”
  • 2015 Won AACTA Best Director in a Television Drama for “THE CODE: Episode 1”
  • 2015 Won Australian Director’s Guild Award, Best Director, TV Drama for “THE CODE: Episode 4”
  • 2011 Nominated Australian Director’s Guild Award, Best Director, Telemovie for “UNDERBELLY: Tell Them Lucifer Was Here”
  • 2009 Won Australian Director’s Guild Award Best Director, TV Drama for UNDERBELLY: A Tale of Two Cities, "Business As Usual”.
  • 2008 Nominated Australian Director’s Guild Award Best Director, Feature Film for “TWO FISTS ONE HEART”
  • 2002 Centenary Medal for Services to Film Production.
  • 2001 Won Australian Film Institute (AFI) Award for Open Craft in a Television Drama for editing DO OR DIE (aka THE RUBICON), a miniseries for Channel 7. Producers John Edwards & Lavinia Warner Director Rowan Woods.