Producer - Director
Viceland/SBS Dateline - “Japan's Robot Revolution” (2017 - Reporter/Director)
Viceland/SBS, 1x 30’ A film about the integration of robots into Japanese society (Japan/Australia)
“40 Years in the Making - The Magic Music Movie” (2017 - DP/Co-producer)
Full-length feature documentary - Official Selection and Audience Choice Award - Napa Film festival. Official Selection - Boulder Film Festival (USA)
Viceland/SBS Dateline- “Tiny House Rebel” (2017- Reporter/Director)
SBS, 1x 30’ Current affairs film about homelessness in Los Angeles - and the extreme measures some people are taking to curb it (USA/Australia)
“Invivo Wines” (2017 - Director)
Commercial for wine company, starring UK talk show host Graham Norton (London)
Viceland/SBS Dateline - “California's Water Wars” (2017- Reporter/Director)
SBS, 1x 30’ Current affairs film set in the height of the California drought, looking at those who have access to water, and those who don't (USA/Australia)
Commercial - "Operation Farm and Run” (2017- Creative/Director)
Web campaign and fundraiser for sustainable farming with the legendary Tarahumara tribe, who live deep in Mexico's Copper Canyon (USA/Mexico)
Viceland/SBS Dateline - “Yes or No?” (2017 - Reporter/Director)
SBS, 1x 30’ Current affairs film looking at Ireland's same-sex marriage vote through the lens of the upcoming Australian referendum (Ireland/Australia)
Viceland/SBS Dateline - “End of Obamacare?” (2017- Reporter/Director)
SBS, 1x 30’ Film shot over the February recess, as the 45th President attempts to repeal the ACA... and stories of those trying to keep it (USA/Australia)
Viceland/SBS Dateline - “Japan's Cheerleading Grannies” (2017- Reporter/Director)
SBS, 1x 16’ Current affairs film with inspirational octogenarians who drink beer, eat pizza and wave pom-poms (Japan/Australia)
Viceland/SBS Dateline - “Who's Still With Trump?” (2016 - Reporter/Director)
SBS, 1x 30’ Current affairs film about formerly Democrat-leaning industrial towns who may be changing their political allegiances (USA/Australia)
Commercial - “The Health Warrior Way” (2016 - Creative/Director/DP)
Web campaign for health food company, short documentaries, teasers and surrounding campaign with 1 million-plus reach (USA)
Viceland/SBS Dateline - “Pride Under Fire” (2016 - Reporter/Director)
SBS, 1x 30’ Current affairs film about gun control, religion and LGBTQ rights in Kentucky (USA/Australia)
Viceland/SBS Dateline - “China's Millionaire Migrants” (2016 - Producer)
SBS, 1x 30’ Current affairs film about the migration of the ultra-wealthy to Vancouver, and resulting societal backlash (Canada/Australia)
Viceland/SBS Dateline - “Korea's Fake Funerals” (2016 - Reporter/Director)
SBS, 1x 30’ Current affairs film about suicide prevention and 'fake funerals' in South Korea (Korea/Australia)
Viceland/Dateline - “Korea's Internet Addicts” (2016 - Reporter/Director)
Vice/SBS, 1x 30’ Current affairs film about Korea’s internet addiction, and first foreign film crew to look inside a government-run ‘digital detox clinic’ (Korea/Australia)
“Asia’s Next Top Model S4” (2016 -Co-Executive Producer/Director)
Fox Television - 13x 1 hour reality television series. Co-EP/ Series Director/Opening Titles Director (Singapore)
SBS Dateline - “Kicked Back to Cambodia" (2016 - Reporter/Director)
SBS, 1x 30’ Current affairs film about refugees from the Khmer Rouge being deported from the US to Cambodia (Cambodia/USA)
SBS Dateline - “Last Resort Rehab” (2015 - Reporter/Director)
SBS, 1x 30’ Current affairs film about drug and alcohol rehabilitation in Thailand
Tour of Beauty (2014/15 - Director, series development)
TVNZ/UK - Series development and directing of international health/wellbeing travel show, featuring Rachel Hunter (USA/Korea/Greece/NZ)
The Art of the Architect (Director)
TVNZ, TV1 8 x one-hour documentaries following great NZ architects through the design/build process.
Undercover Rescue (Director)
TVNZ, TV4 AB (Scandanavia) - 1 x one-hour documentary about sex trafficking in SE Asia, Africa and beyond
Making Tracks Season 1 (Executive Producer)
NatGeo, BBC, Mediaworks - 6 x 1 hour documentaries
(Brazil, China, Jamaica, S.Africa, India, Israel)
Making Tracks Series 2 (Producer/Director)
NatGeo, BBC Knowledge, Mediaworks - 8 x half-hour documentaries
(Beirut, Accra, Tokyo, Paris, London, Trinidad, Buenos Aires)
Winner ‘Best Director’ 2011 NZ Film & Television Awards
Intrepid Journeys Series 7-8 (Director)
Travel Channel UK, TVNZ - 4 x one hour documentaries
(Sumatra, Kenya, Tanzania, Zanzibar)
Intrepid Journeys Series 4-6 (Producer/Director)
TVNZ, TV1 - 24 x 1 hour documentaries
(Libya, Pakistan, Iran, China/Vietnam, Madagascar, Nepal, Mali, Colombia, Yemen, Sri Lanka, Uzbekistan, Ladakh, Borneo)
-Winner of 2008/2009/2010 TV Guide Awards
-Winner of 2010 Qantas Media Award.
Intrepid Journeys Series 3 (Director)
TVNZ, TV1, UK Travel Channel - 5 x 1 hour documentaries
shot on four continents
(Indonesia/ Nicaragua /Malaysia /Morocco /Croatia)
- Winner of 2005/6 Qantas Media Awards
Extreme Tribes (Director)
Discovery USA - 2 x One-hour documentaries following the USA's top extreme athletes as they plan their ultimate stunt.
Driving High (Director/Co-Producer)
Prime/SKY TV - 1x one-hour documentary about cannabis and road safety (USA/NZ)
Working Holiday (Director/Narrator)
UK Travel Channel, TVNZ - 3 x 1-hour (Director), 8x 1-hour (Narrator) documentaries (Austria, Cambodia, Italy, UK)
This Town (Director)
TVNZ, TV1 - 8 x 1-hour documentaries around provincial life in NZ (East Coast, Central Plateau, Central Otago, Chatham Islands)
The Amazing Race USA
CBS USA - Location producer - Series 3, Series 5.
Adventure Central (Director)
Travel Channel USA - 8 x One-hour documentaries/reality around extreme sports and adventurers. (NZ/USA)
Intrepid Travel Limited (Director)
Australian TV and Web - 2 x 30” TVCs and associated web content for multinational travel company (Thailand,Cambodia)
The Apprentice NZ - (Senior Director)
TVNZ, TV2 - 13x 1 hour prime time reality series
NZ Story (Director)
TVNZ, TV1 - 1 x half-hour documentary (Director) 4x half-hour documentaries (DOP) (NZ, Cambodia, USA, UK)
Fiji Tourism (Producer/Director)
Colenso BBDO - Brand Story and music for Fiji Tourism
Crowded House sessions (DOP)
EMI - Neil Finn - Intimate recording and multi-camera shoot to accompany new Crowded House album ‘Intriguer’.
Air New Zealand Aviation Design Academy (Consulting Director)
.99 Agency - 4x 1’30” pieces for Air New Zealand web campaign.
Vodafone ‘Symphonia’ Webisodes (Producer/Director)
Colenso BBDO - Documentary on the technical feat of a
thousand-phone mobile network stunt/commercial.
The Battle for Nye County (Producer/Director/DOP)
Independent feature documentary following the life of a small town over the period of the '04 and ’08 US Presidential Elections
Media 7 (2007-09 – Director)
TVNZ 7 - 25 x half hour media commentary show.
The Unauthorised History of New Zealand (DOP/Field Director) TVNZ, TV2 - Series 1-3 NZ history programme (around NZ)
Human Potential (Producer/Director)
TVNZ, TV1 - 2 x 1 hour docos looking at the limits and capabilities of the human body.
Dave Dobbyn - One Night in Matata (Director)
TVNZ, TV1 - TV special - Documentary / performance. Musician Dave Dobbyn's relief concert after floods destroyed an NZ town.
-Winner of 2007 Qantas Media Award
Eating Media Lunch (2003-2009, DOP/Field Director)
TVNZ, TV2, 56 x half hour media commentary series for TVNZ's TV2. (NZ/UK/USA)
Christmas in Bethlehem (Executive Producer)
TVNZ, TV2- A documentary / travelogue through Israel and Palestine.
Road To Athens (Director/Writer/Narrator)
TVNZ, TV1 - Thirteen-part documentary series following the personal stories of Olympic stars heading to Athens (NZ/Tonga)
Intrepid Journeys Season 2 (DOP)
TVNZ, TV1 - One-hour documentary shot in East Timor (NZ/Timor)
Intrepid Brand Stories (Director/DOP)
TVCs for adventure travel company
BBC Treasure Hunt
BBC (UK) - Location Producer for UK helicopter adventure programme
ECPAT - Programme examining methods of minimising child
trafficking and exploitation in SE Asia.
Hot Spots (DOP)
Channel 4 UK - Pilot for political travel documentary shot
in secret inside one of Asia's most opressive regimes.
TV3 (NZ) - Multi-award-winning travel show. 2 x 13-part series.
Shot in 20 countries, including Cuba, South Africa, Japan, India, Italy, Greece, USA, Czech Republic, UK, China and Mexico.
Runaway Generation (Director/DOP)
Channel 4 UK - One-hour documentary travelling with local
Khmer and foreign dirtbike riders in the forbidden jungle areas of Northern Cambodia.
Various TVCs (Director/DOP)
McCann Erickson, Channel 9 (Cambodia), Commericals for
clients such as Coca- Cola, Nestle' and Shinawatra; shot in the
Mitre 10 TVCs (Director)
Draft FCB - 4 x 30” TVCs and associated web content major
hardware chain (Auckland)
‘Come Together’ (DOP/director)
Music Video - collaboration between Boh Runga/Che Fu
Various commercial content (Producer/Director)
Brand stories and short documentaries for clients including
AUT University, Vodafone, Telecom, Auckland Museum,