FILMOGRAPHY: DIRECTING

GLORY FOR ME (2015)

 

Director and cinematographer: Marleena Forward

 

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THEN I CAME BY BOAT (2014)

 

Director: Marleena Forward

 

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FILMOGRAPHY: CINEMATOGRAPHY

ARNIE’S BARN (IN PRODUCTION)

 

Director: Sebastian Broadbent

 

Cinematographers: Marleena Forward & Jessica Hutchison

DUNIRA CREEK (IN PRODUCTION)

 

A short documentary focussing on a group of retired teachers and unionists whose fifty-year friendship revolves around four two-hundred litre barrels of Tawny Port first purchased in the late 1970s.

 

Directors: Tuuli Forward & Andrew O’Keefe

 

Cinematographer: Max Davis

 

Second camera: Marleena Forward

 

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WORRY ME IN THE DAYTIME (2015)

 

Iconic Melbourne bluesman Chris Russell reflects on life, death, success, regret and music. (Watch teaser trailer.)

 

Director: Sebastian Broadbent

 

Cinematographer: Marleena Forward

 

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HOPELESS DREAM (2015)

 

Prakit faces a constant struggle as he tries to help over 150 stray dogs while taking care of his own problems.

 

Filmed on location in Bangkok and Ayutthaya, Thailand.

 

Director: Alisa Woraprangkul

 

Cinematographer: Marleena Forward

BIRDS OF A FEATHER (2015)

 

A short film about birds, birdwatchers, and trying to understand people’s hobbies. (Watch teaser trailer.)

 

Director: Malcolm Bloedel

 

Cinematographer: Marleena Forward

 

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I AM HERE AND YOU ARE OUT THERE (2015)

 

A short documentary exploring the ups and downs of life after prison through the eyes of Wez, a former prisoner from Queensland’s Gold Coast.

 

Director: Leah Sanderson

 

Cinematographer: Marleena Forward

SOMETHING TO CROW ABOUT (2014)

 

In the heart of Victoria’s coal country in rural Australia, a group of 14 men find friendship and galvanise community through music.

 

Director: Sebastian Broadbent

 

Cinematographer: Marleena Forward

UMBILICAL (2014)

 

A short documentary exploring the process of mothers encapsulating and consuming placenta after the birth of a child.

 

Director: Janos Zoltan

 

Cinematographer: Marleena Forward

JUST INSANE (2014)

 

What is it like to earn a living as a street performer? This short documentary profiles physical comedian Justin McGinley, who does just that.

 

Director: Alisa Woraprangkul

 

Cinematographer: Marleena Forward

 

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THE RESPECT GROUP (2014)

 

A short documentary profiling The Respect Group, a high school initiative run by students to support LGBTI students and their friends.

 

Director: Nicky Smith

 

Cinematographer: Marleena Forward