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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.

Stories I Want To Tell You In Person

Justin has begun his director’s attachment on the ABC comedy mini-series Stories I Want To Tell You In Person. The series is written by Lally Katz, based on her stage play, directed by Erin White and produced by Katherine Slattery and Rita Walsh for Matchbox Pictures.

Reel Good interview

Off the back of the premiere of CURTAIN CALL at the Melbourne International Film Festival, Justin was interviewed by Reel Good about his experience making the film and life as a filmmaker. Check out the interview here: Featured Filmmaker | Reel Good FUN CITY has recently been selected for the Catalina Film festival in the USA
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CURTAIN CALL acquired by Foxtel

CURTAIN CALL has been acquired by SBS Studio (Foxtel Channel 132), and will screen on Monday 18th August at 7pm and again on Tuesday August 19th at 6pm. Read a write up about the film on popular blog TV Tonight here: CURTAIN CALL | TV Tonight And another review of the film here: CURTAIN CALL | Film
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Audiences & critics respond to CURTAIN CALL

CURTAIN CALL premiered at the Melbourne International Film Festival this week to great reception from critics and audience members alike. To read a review of the documentary from the folk at 4:3 film, click here: CURTAIN CALL review – 4-3 Film   …and some rather nice Twitter love received:

CURTAIN CALL to premiere @ MIFF

CURTAIN CALL will have its world premiere at the Melbourne International Film Festival – where it has been selected to screen in the Australian Showcase section. The film will screen on Sunday August 3rd at 1:30pm & Tuesday August 12th at 6:45pm. For more info and to book tickets head to miff.com.au  

Fests & more fests

Recently, FUN CITY has been selected for the Norwich Film Festival in the UK, the Maryland International Film Festival in the USA and the St Kilda Film Festival in good old Melbourne. Screenings will take place in the coming months. CURTAIN CALL is getting its colour grade and sound mix completed in the next month,
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Almost done

CURTAIN CALL is almost complete after filming began nearly three years ago! Final touches are being put on the feature documentary in the coming months, with release set for the 2nd half of the year. For more updates and information, check out the film’s Facebook page. March also sees FUN CITY screening at the Charleston
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In March, Justin will spend a few weeks on the set of Australian feature film STRANGERLAND (starring Nicole Kidman, Joseph Fiennes & Hugo Weaving). Justin will complete a director’s internship with director Kim Farrant. This month FUN CITY screens at Flickerfest in Sydney and has just been selected for the St Tropez International Film Festival,
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