• Screening of multi-award winning film The Boys followed by Q & A with director Rowan Woods.

    Wednesday 22 April 2015

    ADG Queensland in partnership with Griffith Film School and Screen Queensland present a screening of multi-award winning film The Boys followed by Q & A with director Rowan Woods.

    Rowan Woods is an award winning director across television and film. Rowan directed the ABC telemovie Broken Shore based on the Peter Temple book of the same name, which premiered at the Adelaide Film Festival. His work on The Broken Shore earned him the Australian Directors Guild Award for Best telemovie. Rowan recently completed the mystery drama series, The Kettering Incident, for Foxtel’s SOHO Channel and Porchlight Films. His other television credits include Police Rescue, Fireflies, Do or Die, Farscape, the ABC telemovie 3 Acts of Murder written by Ian David, and Spartacus: Blood and Sand for Starz Network. He directed on the second series of Spirited, created by Jacquelin Perske and Claudia Karvan for Southern Star, the Matchbox Pictures Torres Strait crime drama The Straits for the ABC, and Rake starring Richard Roxburgh. Rowan made his feature film debut with The Boys, starring Toni Collette and David Wenham. The film was nominated for 9 AFI Awards, winning 4 including Best Director. Rowan’s acclaimed second feature, Little Fish, starring Cate Blanchett, Sam Neill and Hugo Weaving was nominated for 13 AFI Awards, 11 FCCA Awards and 8 IF Awards – including Best Film and Best Director.

    When Wednesday April 22nd, 6.15pm for a 6.30pm start
    Where: Griffith Film School Cinema, Dock St, South Brisbane
    FREE for ADG members. AWG members $5. GP $10. Cash on the night.
    RSVP with The Boys in the header and your deets in the body of the email.

    We hope to see you there!

    Sally McKenzie
    ADG Qld Chapter Head

  • 2015 ADG Awards - Tickets now on sale

    Monday 09 March 2015

    The 2015 ADG AWARDS are coming to Melbourne!

    They will be presented at the Sofitel Melbourne On Collins on Friday 8th May.

    Join us to celebrate the achievements of Australian Screen Directors and the best in Screen Direction for 2013/ 2014.

    Tickets are now on sale for the Awards and will be available until Sunday 3rd May 2015.

    $150 for General Admission

    $135 for Students and other Guilds (MEAA, AWG, ASC, SPA, AGSC, ASSG, WIFT, APDG, ASE, VES)

    $120 for ADG Members

    Ceremony-only tickets are available for $25

    Book early, as seating is limited!

    Nominees in the 15 Award categories are to be announced mid April with judging by panels of industry peers currently underway.