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Screen Director is the podcast of the Australian Directors Guild, where we interview Australia's film and television directors, discussing the craft and aesthetics of filmmaking and the creative process.

Screen Director Australian Directors Guild

    • TV & Film
    • 4.7 • 3 Ratings

Screen Director is the podcast of the Australian Directors Guild, where we interview Australia's film and television directors, discussing the craft and aesthetics of filmmaking and the creative process.

    Beth Armstrong - Hacksaw Ridge

    Beth Armstrong - Hacksaw Ridge

    Beth Armstrong was Mel Gibson’s Director’s Attachment on his latest film Hacksaw Ridge. In our interview Beth speaks about her experiences on the film and how the Director’s Attachment affords an often rare opportunity for one director to observe another.

    • 48 min
    Ivan Sen - Goldstone

    Ivan Sen - Goldstone

    For Ivan Sen’s latest film Goldstone in addition to directing, he takes on the roles of cinematographer, composer, editor and writer. In this episode we talk about his compulsion to take on so many roles, and how it helps to focus him as a filmmaker.

    • 19 min
    Aaron McCann - Top Knot Detective

    Aaron McCann - Top Knot Detective

    Aaron McCann’s latest film, the fictional documentary Top Knot Detective, which he co-directed along with Dominic Pearce faced some unique challenges. In this episode we chat about co-directing, and the challenges of making a fictional documentary in a foreign language.

    • 43 min
    Stu Willis - Restoration

    Stu Willis - Restoration

    Stu Willis has just completed his 50 minute feature Restoration which is soon to screen on 9Go and Stan. In this episode we chat about his approach to filmmaking, rehearsal with actors and how there are emerging opportunities for shorter features in the world of streaming content.

    • 47 min
    Sue Brooks - Looking for Grace

    Sue Brooks - Looking for Grace

    In addition to her nomination as Best Director for her feature film Looking for Grace , Director Sue Brooks was awarded a lifetime membership to the Australian Directors Guild at the 2016 Awards. We talk about the film, her career and the changing industry as a whole.

    • 25 min
    Scott Hicks - Highly Strung

    Scott Hicks - Highly Strung

    Director Scott Hicks about his latest documentary Highly Strung. We also talk about his career as he continually bounces between features, TVCs and documentaries and how that drives his process.

    • 31 min

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