17 projects by AFTRS alumni at SFF 2014

An indigenous woman staring into the distance A still from Rachel Perkins' 'Black Panther Woman'

Jun 1 2014

Perusing the films lined up for the 2014 Sydney Film Festival, AFTRS has put together a lengthy list of films made by or featuring the work of the School's alumni to add to your SFF schedule... and we are also pleased to share the news that alumnus Rachel Perkins is heading up the Official Competition Jury as Jury President at this year's festival.

Perusing the films lined up for the 2014  Sydney Film Festival:

- Black Panther Woman (Doco) Director and producer: Rachel Perkins (Producing)

- Central Texas Barbecue (Short film) Producer and editor: Rose Tucker (Scriptwriting)

- Devil's Playground (Mini series screening as part of The Box Set) Co-director: Tony Krawitz (Directing) Co-writer: Alice Addison (Scriptwriting) Co-Executive Producer: Tony Ayres (Scriptwriting)

- Embrace 
(Short film) AFTRS student film. Director: George-Alex Nagle (Directing)

, Writer: Huna Amweero (Screenwriting)

, Producer: Chloe Lawrence-Hartcher (Producing), Cinematographer: Tom Jefferson (Cinematography)

 Editor: Michael Drake (Editing)

 Production Designer: Teresa Meoli (Production Design)
 Location Sound: Jean-Marc Serret (Sound)

 Post Sound: Peter Mulheron (Sound)

 Screen Music: Freya Berkhout (Screen Music, 2013)

- Fell (Official Competition Film) Cinematographer: Marden Dean (Cinematography)

- Grey Bull (Dendy Awards for Australian Short Films) Cinematographer: Callan Green (Cinematography)

- iMom (Dendy Awards for Australian Short Films) Co-Cinematographer: Richard Michalak (Cinematography)

- The Last Impresario (Doco) Editor: Karen Johnson (Editing)

- The Little Death (Feature) Music by: Michael Yezerski (Screen Composition) Cinematographer: Simon Chapman (Cinematography) Production Designer: Xanthe Highfield (Production Design)

- Love Marriage in Kabul (Doco) Director: Amin Palangi (Screenwriting)

- Once My Mother (Doco) Director: Sophia Turkiewicz (Directing), Co-Cinematographer: Joanne Parker (Cinematography) Editor: Denise Haslem (Editing) Associate Producer: Bob Connelly (Documentary)

- Pocket Money (Short Film) Cinematographer: Boris Vymenets (Cinematography)
Editor: Ceinwen Berry (Editing)

- The Redfern Story (Doco) Director/screenwriter/co-producer: Darlene Johnson (Writing & Directing)

- The Rover (Official Competition Film) Screen Music: Antony Partos (Sound)

- Showboy (Dendy Awards for Australian Short Films) Director: Samuel Leighton-Dore (Foundation Diploma) Cinematographer: Callan Green (Cinematography)

- Touch (Feature) Writer/director: Christopher Houghton (Directing)

- The Video Dating Tape of Desmondo Ray, Age 33 & ¾ (Dendy Awards for Australian Short Films) Cinematographer: Jason Hargreaves (Cinematography)

Image source: sff.org.au

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