Hockey Dad Livestream

When their drive-in concert for new album Brain Candy was cancelled to last minute torrential rain, the Wollongong based indie band on-the-rise and their label BMG doubled down and decided to mount a livestream anyway. The catch? It had to be just a few days later to capitalise on the all important launch week. And in an old theatre, with …

Part Time Heroes

A brother and a sister are destined to save the realm. But being a hero is tough, and they’re pretty shit at it, so they fight a lot, mostly among themselves… A 6 x 10min fantasy/comedy web series in development.Writer: Drew WilsonProducers: Josh Mawer & Stephanie Begg Part Time Heroes follows Trip and Carah, a brother and sister duo, as …

Same Same

Aviva, Emily, Yasmina are four twenty-something lesbians from very different backgrounds. Navigating life and love in Brooklyn is easy for none of them. But when they meet through an iPhone app ‘SameSame’, the girls realize they have much more in common than they originally thought… Web Series, 12 x 6minCreated by Lauren AugartenWriters: Lauren Augarten, Stephanie Begg, April Maxey, Summer …

UNLTD ‘Samson’

Production Company: Jungle Boys / In The ThicketDirector/Editor: Josh Mawer SAMSONS STORY: This job was for the charity UnLtd: a mini-doc on Justice Crew dancer Samson Cosray-Smith and his involvement with the youth organisation Musicians Making A Difference. I directed and cut this project with In The Thicket.

Foxtel Footy Legends

ContentClient: FoxtelProduction Company: In The ThicketDirector/Editor: Josh Mawer We took five NRL legends to Gladstone, a  mining town in regional QLD to teach the kids footy skills, meet the locals and talk about Foxtel’s packages. I teamed up again with the excellent people at In The Thicket to direct and cut this project.

Legacy

To save his father’s brilliant mind a young man is coerced into time-sharing his consciousness. Short Film – 13 min – Arri Alexa 2KDirector: Josh MawerWriters:Josh Mawer & Michael RichardsonProducer: Michael KnottDOP: Jarryd HallProduction Designer: Rachel JollyEditor: Lara BenwellComposer: Yunyu Ong & Ellie CummingSound Designer: Ashleigh WadebrookCast: Anita Hegh, Drew Wilson, Stephanie Begg, Kenneth Moraleda, Richard Healy Legacy is a dark …

Many Doors

John’s attempt to drink his grief away lands him in a strange alternate world. Cast: Randle McNeal, Natasha Strang, Tracey Gordon, Matt Cammussi, Charles J. HestonWriter/Director: Stephanie BeggAdapted from the story by Michael SwanwickProducers: Paul Irwin & Josh MawerCinematographer: Tom Fanelle

Echo Pines

The search for a missing girl casts doubt on a detective’s sanity. Short Film – 13min – ALEXA Cast: Danielle King, Matt Backer, Chris StolleryDirector: Stephanie BeggWriters: Daniel Weavell, Stephanie BeggProducer: Josh MawerCo-Producers: Stephanie Begg, Eero HeinonenCinematographer: Adam LynchProduction Designer: Barry JarrottEditor: James A. ThomasComposer: Samuel PulmanVFX Artist: Kieran Kenny Currently finishing post production, this is the major project for …

Sydney Sleuthers

Web Series: 10 x 8minCreator: Joanna Beveridge The ‘Sydney Sleuthers’ webseries is the brainchild of Joanna Beveridge, who wrote, produced and directed several episodes of the series, launched in June 2019. She won funding from the website Filmaka, and is the first of their webseries to be funded. I was invited to direct an episode. Walking onto a set where …