FILM

2013

Strangerland,  Feature Film in Development

Director

Writers: Fiona Seres, Michael Kinirons

Producers: Naomi Wenck, Macdara Kelleher Company: Dragonfly Pictures, Fastnet Films

Distributors – Transmission, Sales Agent – Wild Bunch

Kim completed the 2010 Binger Directors Filmlab in Amsterdam working on Strangerland

Spark AFC pitching program

AFC Development funding

Screen Australia Development funding

2013 2012 – now

Women Steering Justice Reform, Documentary half hour

Co-Director/Writer/Producer

Executive Producers: Joe Connor, Trina Howley,

Company: Renegade Films,  Client:Domestic Violence Victoria Drama

Co-producer: Stefan Markworth

Between Me, half hour drama

Director/Writer/Producer

Producers: Stefan Markworth, Elle Bates

2013 2011 – now

Director – 16th Street Graduation Showreel pieces 5o scenes x 5-8 mins each

16th Street Acting Studio Producer: Jamie Zamiudio, Kim Krejus

Random 

Director/Co-Story writer

Feature Film in Development

UKFC Development funding 2010.

2008

Bombshell, Short Film (15 mins)

Director/Co-Writer/Associate Producer

Producer: Katrina Maw

Company: Film Construction

2009-2012 Screening on SBS TV

2011 Tel Aviv Film Festival, Israel, Fairy Tales Queer Film Festival, Canada 2011, Copenhagen Hate Crimes Parliament Debate Screening, Denmark 2011, Roze Filmdagen Amsterdam, Holland GLFF 2011, Desperado GLFF, Arizona, USA 2010, Melbourne International Queer Film Festival – Audience Award for Best Short Film 2010 Melbourne International Queer Film Festival – Jury Prize for Best Australian Short Queer Film 2009, St Kilda Film Festival 2009, Dungog Film Festival 2009, OutLook Audience Award for Best LGBT Short Film, Cork Film Festival 2009, Greek Film Festival 2009,

2006

Naked on the Inside, Feature Documentary (82 mins)

Director/Writer

Producers: Jack Lechner and Ian Walker

2007 Finalist for best documentary at the Sydney Film Festival Dendy Awards, 2007 Film Critics Circle of Australia Nomination for Best Short Documentary 2007, Revelation International Film Festival 2007, Zurich Film Festival, Switzerland 2007, Long Night Film Festival, Tasmania 2007, ACMI, Melbourne 2007 Popcorn Taxi 2007, 2008 Wisconsin Film Festival Selected for 30th International Womenʼs Film Festival in Creteil, France Sold to Showtime USA, Sold to Sundance Channel USA, Sold to SBS Australia, Sold to CBC Canada, Sold to Danish TV DR1, Distribution through Off the Fence UK,

2001

Teens Unfiltered, Director/Co-Writer Documentary (50 mins)

Under the Collar, short doco (10 mins)

Co-Director/Co-Writer

2000

Sammy Blue, short drama (11 mins)

Director

Producer: Kim Farrant

2001 2nd Prize Winner at Festival Internazionale Cinema Della Donne -Turin, Italy 2000 IF Awards, Nominated for Best Short Film 2001 The NYU International Student Film Festival 2001, Popcorn Taxi 2001 Cannes, In Forum, France 2001, Spoleto Film Festival, Italy 2001 Screened at Popcorn Taxi, Sydney 2001 St Kilda Film Festival 2001 Festival Internazionale Cinema Della Donne, Turin, Italy 2001 Recontres Internationales Henri Langlois, Poitiers International Films Schools Festival, France 2001 International Festival of Audiovisual Programs (FIPA), France 2000 Cork Short Film Fest, Ireland 2000, Bilbao International Film Festival, Spain Sold to Canal + (Canal Plus) France.

1999

Self Portrait, Short Film (10 mins)

Director/Writer Producer

Helen Chillman, Company: AFTRS

The Gift, Short Film (8 mins)

Director

Producer: Aline Jacques, Company: AFTRS

1998

Behind the Mask, Short Documentary (10 mins)

Director/Co-Writer

Producer: Kate Riedl,

2001 Sold to Monte Carlo Sat TV, Monaco 2000 Cultural Film Foundation 2000 Popcorn Taxi, Valhalla 1999 AFTRS National Tour 1998, Sydney Fringe Fest 1998, AFI Short Circuit Tour

1997

Alias, Short Documentary (11mins)

Director/Co-Writer

Producer: Kate Riedl Company: AFTRS

1999 Cannes, In Forum, France 2007, Destination Film Festival, 1999 Turin Short Film Fest, Italy 1999 Philadelphia Short Film Fest 1999 ATOM finalist1998 1999 Auckland Gay and Lesbian Film Fest, NZ 1999 “My Queer Career”, Mardi Gras Film Fest, Sydney 1999 Melbourne Queer Film and Video Fest 1999 “Film de Femmes” Int. Womenʼs Film Fest Creteil, France 1999 Sydney Fringe Fest, Australia 1998/99 NYU & Harvard teaching film 1998 British Short Film Fest, U.K 1998 Cork Short Film Fest, Ireland 1998 Toronto Short Film Fest 1998 Bilbao Spanish Short Film Fest 1998 ATOM Awards, Finalist 1997 Bathurst Short Film Fest, Australia Distributed through AFI

1996

No One to Blame, Short Film (5 mins)

Director/Writer

Producer: Marni Winter Cast: Hugo Weaving Company: Kim Farrant

1996

Beloved, Short Film (7 mins)

Director/Writer/Co-Producer,

Producer: Johnthan Green Company: GreenLight Films

2000 Popcorn Taxi 1997, Brisbane Exposure Film Fest 1997, Brisbane Institute of Modern Art 1996, Melbourne Fringe Fest 1996, Bathurst Short Film Fest 1996 Bathurst Short Film Festival, Best New Director

TELEVISION

2009

Rush,  3 x 1 hours. Eps 202, 215, 218

Director

Network Ten Producer: John Edwards Southern Star

2004

Rapid Response, (Pilot for Rush)

Development / brainstorming / Plotting

Television Series Producer: John Edwards for Southern Star

Crash Burn, 

Interviews on DVD extras

2003

Heavy Metal Parking Lot, Television half hour,

Director / DOP,

TRIO Cable TV USA  Company: Radical Media

2002

Out of the Saddle,  INSIGHT , Television half hour

Reporter/Director

Documentary (SBS)

2001

The Secret Side of Me, Television half hour

Director/Co-Writer

EP: Courtney Gibson, Producer: Kate Riedl

2007 Teachers TV, UK 2002 Screened in SBSʼ My Way series 2002, Sold to Montecarlo Sat, French TV

 

COMMERCIALS

Kim is currently represented by Joe Connor at Renegade Films

2010/11

CINSW Wes Bonny, 3 x 30 TVC, half hour documentary, 1 x 90 sec cinema spot

2009

Genesis Oncology Trust 2 x 45 TVCʼs

2008

Australian Children’s Foundation – Thank you, 1x30TVC

2007

McDonalds Remarkable Contributions – 3 x 1 min TVCʼs

2002

Kelloggʼs Sultana Bran – campaign of 6 x 30 sec

TVCʼs Global Kellogg Network: “Best Business-Building Advertising Campaign”: Sultana Bran Campaign (this is the first time an Australian campaign has won this award).

OTHER PRODUCTION CREDITS

1996

Thank God He Met Lizzie, Directors Assistant, Feature Film, Stamen Films

1996

Munsters Scary Little Xmas, Fourth Assistant Director Feature Film Calamari Productions

1996

60 Seconds, Location Manager TV 1 hr Pilot Beyond Films Production

1995

Shooting the Breeze, Co-ordinator / 2nd AD Short Film Soft Fruit Productions

1995

Directed Actors W/Shop 1994/5 with Nicholas Hope, Zoe Carides,

Six AFTRS short films, 1st and 2nd Assistant Director.

 

EDUCATION

2012 Susan Batson Masterclass, 16th Street Studio

1999/2000 MA Honours Directing, AFTRS

1998 Masters in Directing, AFTRS

1997 Graduate Diploma in Directing, AFTRS

1996 Short course in scriptwriting, NSW University

1992 The Journey, Actors Centre, NSW

Eric Morris, Acting course 1990/91 Acting for film and theatre,  American New Theatre, L.A

1988/89 Certification in Movement,  Tamalpa Dance Institute, San Francisco

 

TEACHING

2012 – now

Part time tutor and director at 16th Street Actors Studio, Melbourne Teaching Acting for Camera, Sexuality on Screen and Script Analysis,

2008 – 2010

Lead teacher of Graduate Certificate in Documentary AFTRS Melbourne Casual tutor at Open Channel Melbourne in documentary and pitching Masterclasses at Swinburne

2006-2007

Masterclasses in documentary at Folk High Schools through out Denmark Tutor

2002-2003

Regular classes /workshops teaching Acting for Film and TV ATYP

2000 – 2002

AFTRS Sydney Doco Directing Department, Masterclasses

 

OTHER AWARDS

ScreenSound Award for Best Achievement in Directing 2000 AFTRS

Screen Studies Award for Excellence in Film History & Theory in MA Honours year,

 

PUBLIC FORUMS

2011

What Men Really Think About… Director/Writer/Co-Producer/Host