Marriage is So Gay!

A kid’s take on gay marriage and religious fundamentalism… and the homophobia that lives and breathes as a result of too many of us doing nothing. Read about the context on www.rainbowfamilytree.com… and if you’re inspired to act make your voice heard at...

Dear Sister

My sister and I have conflicting perspectives on sexuality and spirituality… This was made as an attempt to get a conversation started… one that is still ongoing! I’d love to hear what you think… about the Digital Story and about using stories like it to change...

wadu matyidi

In the 1800’s Adnyamathanha children of the Flinders Ranges in South Australia were inspired, schooled and entertained by their interactions with ‘country’. In this short animated film, three adventurous kids set out for a day of exploration near their camp, playing traditional games...

heartless Jan08

heartless

If I gave my heart to you, then I’d have none – and you’d have two. A terminally ill young woman farewells her lover by making her promise to take care of herself. Little does she know her first challenge will be cooking ‘heart pie’. Note: for smooth replay allow video...

personals Jan07

personals

Three women talk about their various expectations and experiences with lesbian personal columns. Shot as a first year student documentary exercise in 1995, this doco has been travelling the globe, screening at film festivals ever since. It also won the Stephen Cummins Award at “My Queer...

my habit, my child Jan06

my habit, my child

Being a good parent can be difficult at the best of times… but if you’re drug dependent it can be even harder. Documentary interviews with parents and children explore the impact drugs can have on families and some strategies for positive parenting. A series of short animations follow the...

kylie at mardi gras Dec08

kylie at mardi gras

Shot sometime early in the morning at the 1998 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras party… Sonja is the tiny person holding a camera, dodging fireworks and flames in the gutter at the front of the stage. It was an honour (and a terror) being charged with the responsibility of videoing Ms....

a 1000 u-turns Dec03

a 1000 u-turns

When you first discover your child is using drugs it seems like the end of the world. You ask yourself many questions – What have I done to deserve this? Where did I go wrong? If you choose to stand by your child… there will be more questions, many of them impossible to...

something honest Dec03

something honest

Two sisters and the son they both lay claim to… the definitive non-nuclear family are struggling to say ‘something honest’. Shot over a 9 month period with a constantly evolving script this project was originally conceived as a TV series pilot in the tradition of ‘Queer as Folk’. It...

home Dec03

home

Home is where the heart is, but that burnt down years ago. An experimental psycho-thriller, journeying through the mind of an itinerant young man trying to come to terms with past sins, nightmares and romantic projections. 13mins, 16mm shot almost entirely in studio utilising back-projection....