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.

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, …

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.

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.

Fair Go

TVCClient: Dick SmithDirector/Editor: Josh Mawer Dick Smith: entrepreneur, adventurer, aviator, millionaire. Not just the electronics store or food brand. He launched a think tank in 2017 called Dick Smith Fair Go to promote a sustainable future for Australia and I directed and produced a slate of assets for his national campaign, 60 and 3osec TVCs, web assets and collateral.  These …

Permanent Fix

TVCClient: American Medical AssociationProducer: Paul IrwinDirector/Editor: Josh MawerCinematographer: Steve Perrong This spot was a bucket of fun to make for the American Medical Association. They wanted the spot ad to reach their audience and be humorous enough to get passed on. We pitched a few ideas, this won out and I storyboarded, cast one of Philly’s finest improvisers and got soaked directing the fun. We turned the edit …

Superhero

TVCClient: Australian National UniversityProducer/Director/Editor: Josh Mawer This spot was created for the ANUx Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) ‘Introduction To Actuarial Studies’ course run by Dr. Adam Butt at the Australian National University through EdX.org I scripted & produced this 30 & 15sec cutdown — and had a great time working with No Anchovies Studios.