Growing up with the desire to become a doctor, Siobhan’s filmmaking dreams were realised when she threw up during dissection in high school biology. Since then, Siobhan’s passion through filmmaking has grown through studying high school film and television and was encouraged by teachers to pursue a career in filmmaking by studying at Griffith Film School. Throughout her time at Griffith Film School, Siobhan’s credits went on to include work as a writer, editor and cinematographer and currently works as an editor and camera operator for a Brisbane production company. Passionate about female driven comedies, Siobhan has taken great pride and writing and directing her first film Double, and is excited to apply the skills she’s learnt to future directing projects.
Monique has known that she has wanted to pursue a career in the lm industry since she was eleven years old and started to explore this passion by studying Film and TV as a subject in high school. After trying out a number of roles, Monique stumbled into producing and really found her niche. A long with producing, she has also worked as a production manager and in the art department throughout her lm degree. She has experienced these roles in the industry, doing work for a variety of clients and also worked in the art department for the Australian feature lm, ‘Don’t Tell’. In the future, Monique would love to continue producing projects.
Learning her passion for the lm industry in 2009 through her high schools lm and TV class Kristen has actively persuade her career in the lm industry since then. After starting her own wedding videography business Kristen found her passion in managing and organizing films and other videos. Finding a role as production manager Kristen fully experience the Production department of the lm industry and discovered just how fulfilling the lm industry can be.
Jacob became interested in filmmaking through his Mother’s work when he was young, he pursued lm throughout his education and came to love the cooperative lm making process. Production design and editing is what Jacob is most passionate about, however the opportunity to 1st AD with people he has come to respect was great to expand on his knowledge of the jobs involved in the industry. He is looking forward to continued projects in the future and building relationships with the people around him who are fascinated with the craft of filmmaking. Travel is on constantly on his mind though set life, with its pros and cons, is a realm in which Jacob, at the end of the day, thoroughly enjoys.
When the raw emotion of the Rugrats Movie reduced him to tears as a young child, Declan knew he wanted to become a filmmaker. Since then, Declan has studied sociology and philosophy, giving him his insightful view into filmmaking. Since starting his studies at Grif the Film School, Declan has taken roles as a DoP, Director and writer and has a keen interest in making feature length documentaries in the future, as well as seeing Arsenal finally win the Premier League again.
Ever since she was younger, Catherine had an addiction to using her digital camera to make movies with her dolls. From then onwards, she has continued to make small time videos on holidays, around the house and with family and friends. It was grade 7 of high school where her interest in lm began to expand after she made a short lm for class. Every since then she has been study- ing lm, whether it’s through high school, TAFE or University. Her love for films with twist endings, horror films and romantic comedies have pushed her to write or produce something of her own. Through-out her years at lm school she was always heavily involved with either Production Design or Producing. Her interest in these areas has pushed her to work outside of university, and into the industry. Her most notable achievement to this date is working as part of the production design team on the Channel 7 Tele-movie, Hoges. Her dream is to one day teach children around the world about the art of filmmaking, and hopes to inspire them to become the next best filmmakers of the generation.
Always ready to capture the moment from a young age, Alexandra has always had a passion for filmmaking. After being heavily involved in Music throughout her whole life Alexandra has discovered her passion for Sound in films. Whether it comes to recording or designing Alexandra has now developed a professional skill in Sound thanks to her studies at Grif the Film School. Due to her experience on multiple lm sets and creative aspects in post production Alexandra is now ready to continue creating high quality creative films now and in the future.
With a passion for making small flipbook animations in class and Lego stop motion at home, Jack has always loved playing with the moving picture. However, it wasn’t until 2015, halfway through his first year of nursing, that he decided to follow his passion for animating at Grif the University. Hoping that his interest in storytelling would be shared by others, he worked on a few personal projects before getting the chance to work as a sound designer for the lm Double.
Throughout her school life, Steph always enjoyed making films for class and for fun. She particularly enjoyed the control and creativity that came with the editing side of filmmaking. Steph would often dig through the family computers for holiday footage to edit, if all her person- al footage had been used already. Knowing that she wanted to pursue editing, Steph enrolled at Grif the Film School and has put her hand up for every editing role she could get her hands on.