Sue Maslin AO continues to discuss the production of The Dressmaker the The Show Must Go On and more insights into the future of the Australian film industry

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Sue Maslin AO is one of Australia’s most successful film, television and digital content producers with a track record of creating award winning feature and documentary films. Her most recent is the smash hit The Dressmaker, starring Kate Winslet and Judy Davis. It grossed more than $20 million at the box office and garnered the highest number of nominations at the 2015 Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards, winning five including the coveted People’s Choice Award for Favourite Australian Film. In part 1 we talk about her beginnings and the industry.

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Earle Dresner is an up-and-coming cinematographer in Australia, having recently won two Gold Awards at the Australian Cinematographers Society (Victoria and Tasmania) Awards for his work on Sisters and season two of Glitch, which he shot for Netflix and Matchbox Pictures. His other television work includes Little Lunch and Upper Middle Bogan for ABC. Earle recently wrapped on his first narrative feature, 2067, a “cli-fi” dystopian thriller starring Ryan Kwanten and Kodi Smit-McPhee.

In 1996 Anna began working as a cinematographer. As a Director of Photography she has worked with many top directors including Ray Lawrence, Gillian Armstrong and Garth Davis. Anna is known for her subtle but expressive lighting and her ability to work with actors.

Anna was awarded an ACS Accreditation in 2004 For the past 20 years Anna has worked on many films, documentaries and commercials in Australia and overseas, winning awards for her lighting and images.

Harry Frith is an accomplished director of photography and cameraman for films, television and commercials. For the past 13 years in the U.S., he has been working with some of the most popular network and cable television channels, including NBC, CBS, HBO, Lifetime Television, TLC, Bravo, Turner Classic Movies, MTV, VH-1, E! Entertainment Television, Style, Court TV and TVLand. Most recently, Harry has been DP on the HGTV’s network’s most successful reality series, “Island Hunters,” .

Welcome to Oz Film Creatives. Hope you will get something out of these podcasts like I have. Learning and having insight into other professionals journey in this industry is invaluable.

Peter Szilveszter is the host and he is a Cinematographer and Colourist working in Australia. Ranging from commercial work to feature film work.

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