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Fractured Visions

At the recent Fractured Visions film festival in Cardiff, dedicated to quality international horror films, THE VISITOR was selected as one of only 6  short films to screen, and was also nominated for the best director award. It also got a small write up in Buzz Mag UK.

THE VISITOR @ festivals

THE VISITOR recently began its festival run with screenings at the Rhode Island International Film Festival and Hollyshorts Film Festival in Los Angeles. It also screened as part of a special forum on the transmission of intergenerational trauma at the Jewish Museum of Australia.       

THE VISITOR completes production

Short film THE VISITOR recently completed its production period with a shoot in suburban Melbourne. The film is presently in post-production, with a completion date coming very shortly. The film was financed by the City of Port Phillip, through the Cultural Development Fund, and the Besen Foundation.  Felicity Soper in The Visitor.

THE VISITOR receives production funding

THE VISITOR has received production investment from the Besen Foundation and the City of Port Phillip, through their Cultural Development Fund. The film is now in pre-production, and will film in suburban Melbourne in late September.      

Screenwriting Prize

Justin’s short film script for THE VISITOR recently won that Grand Prize for Best Short Film Screenplay at the New York Screenplay Contest

Echo Chamber web series launch

ECHO CHAMBER, the satirical web series has launched on Facebook, with episodes being released weekly. Episodes can be viewed at the project’s Facebook page

Campaign Brief Interview

Justin was recently interviewed by advertising magazine Campaign Brief about some of his work. You can read it here: Campaign Brief interview And the extended interview can be read here

Recent news

FUN CITY recently screened a season at ACMI alongside the Australian feature film Careful, He Might Hear You (1983, dir: Carl Shultz, starring Robyn Nevin, Wendy Hughes & John Hargreaves). It also screened in the Giant Steps program of short films on Channel 31. MASTER POET recently completed a successful crowdfunding campaign for post-production, and has just completed its
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New short film completes production

Justin has recently completed production on his new short film MASTER POET, a black comedy that centres on a young would-be-poet who will stop at nothing to have her work published. The film is currently in post-production.  

Adelaide’s a Fun City

FUN CITY has been selected for the Shorts Film Festival in Adelaide, and will screen in November as a finalist. More details at the festival website.