Designing the set for Tropfest, Australia’s most prestigious short film festival and one of its most iconic cultural events, the pressure was on to make something special as all whole industry would be watching. Being the largest short film festival in the world, Tropfest is recognised for its enormous contribution to the development of the Australian film industry.
Huge stars included Nicole Kidman, Cate Blanchett, Naomi Watts, Toni Collette, Geoffrey Rush, Russell Crowe, Samuel L Jackson, Baz Luhrmann, Keanu Reeves, Sam Neill and Ewan McGregor would judge and discuss the films in the set that Andrew designed.
Tropfest 2013 - 14
PACKED TO THE RAFTERS
TV Drama, Season 5 & 6,
Network Seven 2011 - 12
Winner of 13 Logie Awards over the past four years, including consecutive Most Popular Drama wins, and a Gold Logie for Rebecca Gibney, Packed to the Rafters remained the country’s top rating drama for many years.
Going for 6 seasons, the show delighted audiences nationwide, with over 1.5 million people tuning in each week.
ADAM BRAND - THERE WILL BE LOVE
Art Director - Music Video 2012
Adam Brand is one of Australia’s most successful recording artists with a sales history of over half a million CDs & DVDs.
Over the course of his career, he has earned three platinum and five gold albums, been nominated four times for the ARIA Best Country Album and won a dozen CMAAs (Country Music Awards of Australia) including multiple wins in the Song of the Year and Male Vocalist of the Year categories.
Network Seven 2013- 16
I was asked to Art Direct TV promo's for some of Australias largest TV shows including X-Factor, House Rules, MKR, Sunrise, and the Olympic Games to name a few. The aim was to communicate new and upcoming Tv series in exciting, joyful and in action-packed ways to get the viewers excited and instantly hooked.
Working with new shooting techniques, stuntmen, green screens, food props, animals, a luxury jet boats, multiple different special effects and even a hot air balloon, I got to experience high budget professional shoots.