Issy

Content – 4minsClient: Australian National UniversityProduction Company: Tactile PicturesProducer/Director: Josh Mawer Issy is finishing her marketing degree, has a tight-knit group of friends & flatmates, loves sailing and makes a killer cheesecake. This is one of a slate of packages commissioned by the College of Business & Education at the Australian National University, to present real students with interesting stories.

Opal

A mine collapse leaves two men desperate. Short Film – 5 min – Arri Alexa 2KCast: Paul Barton, Bryce YoungmanDirector: Josh MawerWriter: Stephanie BeggProducer: Liam HeyenDOP: Adam LynchProduction Designer: Courtney MulvayEditor: Bamdad ErfanianComposer: James CollinsSound Designer: Lana Kristensen

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 …

Achtung Mein Kunst

Web Series 5 x 6minCreated by Clare Hennessey & Richie BlackCast: Clare Hennessey, Richie Black, Stephanie Begg, Jodine Muir, Steve MarescaDirector/Editor/Camera: Josh Mawer An insightful and important documentary following two important emerging theatre practitioners on their important journey to stage a fringe theatre show, ‘Achtung Mein Kunst’ (Please Pay Attention To My Art) is a collaboration with Deutch Theatre Practik, …

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 …

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 …

Gone

When anyone can vanish without warning, how would you live? Short Film – 7 min – RED ONE 4KDirector: Josh MawerWriter: Josh MawerProducer: Stephanie BeggDOP: Robert AgganisProduction Designer: Pele Hehea (as Bernadette Hehea)Editors: Scott WalmsleyComposer: Annette GoldenSound Designer: Mia StewartCast: Kip Gamblin, Suzannah MacDonald, David Callan, Julian Curtis,Stephanie Begg, Ella James “Gone” is a cerebral speculative fiction that explores themes of loneliness and loss through a high concept storyworld where people can simply …

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.

Red Cross ‘Hearts’

TVCClient: Red Cross AmericaProducer: Paul IrwinDirector/Editor: Josh MawerCinematographer: Steve Perrong A spot branded for the American Red Cross, coming just after hurricane ‘Sandy’ hit New York and New Jersey in late 2012. I teamed up with producer Paul Irwin (the nuts-and-bolts production guru at Donneybrook Productions) and Philly DP Steve Perrong.