“…people are dying waiting for a transplant when perfect organs end up being wasted” Meet Richard Todd, the renowned director of the incredibly powerful feature documentary “Dying to Live”. Diving deep into the world of organ and tissue donation “Dying to Live” reveals how Australia has fallen behind in rates of donation, with many patients
Meet the Film Maker Interview The Last Babushka Doll – Georgina Luck “…there is nothing more exciting than bringing together a team of talented, passionate people with the common objective of bringing a story to life.” Meet Georgina Luck, Screenwriter/ Producer of the captivating film “The last Babushka Doll”. An inspiring story of a
Blake Northfield is the producer of The School, a supernatural thriller that follows the story of Amy (Megan Drury), a mother and doctor as she descends into an eerie dark fairy-tale realm inhabited by monsters and lost children under the tyrannical rule of a young maniac Zac (Will McDonald). How did you get involved?
Meet the Film Maker Interview Strongfala Kalja – Jarryd O’Keefe ” I’ve personally never had a more rewarding experience as a film maker…” Meet Jarryd O’Keefe, Director of the incredible short documentary Strongfala Kalja, which follows Kalories Robert, a Warrior Chief of Santo, Sanma, Vanuatu and his preparations for an ancestral war dance ceremony that
Meet the Filmmaker Interview The Clams – Director Abbie Pobjoy “Nothing opens up the mind quite like a group of women dancing in sync with giant tampons!” Meet Abbie Pobjoy, the young director behind the quirky, fun and empowering short documentary The Clams. A film which follows a woman’s book club turned synchronized swimming performers
Tom Moore is a highly respected Broadway director whose portfolio includes the Pulitzer Prize-winning ‘Night Mother starring Kathy Bates, and the original production of Grease, for which he received a Tony nomination and which launched the careers of John Travolta, Richard Gere, Patrick Swayze and many more… Tom has directed Sissy Spacek, Anne Bancroft, Drew Carey,
After winning a string of awards, including the Sydney Film Festival Audience Award and best documentary at the Canberra Film Festival, Amin Palangi is bringing Love Marriage in Kabul to BBFF2015 audiences. The documentary centres on Australian-based Mahboba Rawi’s struggle to keep her charities in Afghanistan afloat, as well as her latest project: to secure
The US team behind thrilling speed race documentary Out Of Nothing are gearing up to attend BBFF2015. As excitement mounts, BBFF’s Lonnie Gilroy spoke to Andrew Lahmann, who produced the film and composed its score. The credits thank Kickstarter contributors, including Charlie Sheen. Could you give us a run down on your Kickstarter campaign? What kind