International Film Base presents
Australia’s creme de le creme.
A-Lister Top Aussie Film Makers Reveal
How they make their films successful.
Three of the Best in the Australian film industry explain all about their craft and tell you how they have succeeded in the film business.
The Film Makers are
1 KRIV STENDERS – DIRECTOR RED DOG- $23 MILLION DOLLAR BOX OFFICE
Red Dog Trailer
RED DOG Berlin Film Festival, 2011- Winner, Audience Award, Vail Film Festival Colorado 2011 Winner, Grand Prize Award, Best Narrative Film, Heartland Film Festival 2011Winner, Best Director and Best Feature Film, IF Awards 2011 – Winner, Best Film, AACTA Awards 2012 LUCKY COUNTRY 2008 Feature Film – Director BOXING DAY 2007 83 minutes The Adelaide Film Festival / Rising Sun Pictures / Smoking Gun Productions / Horrorshow Director / Screenwriter / Producer / Cinematographer Kriv Stenders 2007 The Animal Logic IF Award for Best Director Official Selection 2007 Montreal Festival Du Nouveau Cinema (Special Jury Menti 2007 Sydney Film Fest 2007 Dungog Film Festival BLACKTOWN 2005 91 minutesHorrorshow / Pod Film / Madman Entertainment / NTFO Director / Screenwriter / Producer / Cinematographer Kriv Stenders Audience Award 2005 Sydney International Film Festival
2 ENZO TEDESCHI – CO-WRITER, CO-EDITOR, CO-PROUDCER THE TUNNEL
How did Enzo Tedeschi make an internet viral success with “The Tunnel” and what they have recently done. The Tunnel is a low budget film produced on a micro budget of $35,000 on a crowdfunding site. When the film was released, it quickly went viral wrapping up 1.15 million views around the world. The Producers also simultaneously sold the film as a hard copy on their site. The film had very strong public recognition and relied on Internet viral buzz as it’s main marketing tool. Learn about the brave new world of viral marketing at this very interesting session.
3 GREGORY READ _ PRODUCER – IN THE EYE OF THE STORM
Producer, Gregory Read bought the rights to Patrick Whites Book and produced the film adaptation. The Film was directed by Fred Scheppsi and starred Geoffrey Rush and Judy Davis.
The Three Film Makers will tell you
- How they made it in the Australian Film Business:
- How they work their craft with samples from their work.
- Stories about the making of their films.
The Schwartz Hotel
40 -44 Wentworth Ave, Sydney NSW 2000
Near Town Hall Train Station
Parking nearby Wilson Car Park $15 all Day
Saturday May 26th 10am – 6pm
6pm – 8pm: Social Drinks at the Schwartz Hotel after the Event