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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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Strangerland

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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Flickerfest

FUN CITY has been selected to screen at the 23rd Flickerfest International Short Film Festival in Sydney in January. The film will screen in the Best of Australia Program 1. Find out more info at the Flickerfest website.

ATOM Award nomination

FUN CITY has received an ATOM Award nomination for Best Short Film (Industry). The awards, presented by the Australian Teachers of Media association will be held in November. Check out details here.

Locarno Interview

Whilst premiering FUN CITY at the Locarno Film Festival, Justin did an interview for SwissInfo on the changing face of distribution. Check it out here

FUN CITY to premiere at Locarno

FUN CITY will have its world premiere at the 66th edition of the highly regarded Locarno Film Festival in Switzerland. The film will screen in the Pardi di domani (Leopards of Tomorrow) short film section — which is dedicated to the discovery of new talent around the world. Justin will attend the festival. Check out
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Berlin post

Check out the little post Justin did for the VCA blog about his time at the Berlin Talent Campus here

ADG/AWG Screenplay Program

Justin was recently selected as one of four emerging Victorian directors to participate in the Australian Directors Guild & Australian Writers Guild’s inaugural ScreenPlay initiative. Justin will direct a staged reading of The Long Fade, a yet to be produced Australian feature film, written by Sue Yardley and James Melchior. The reading will take place
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