Freedive

Posted on Jul 24, 2015 in
Freedive

Challenge How do you create a short film celebrating the power of ‘Just one breath’?

The Face of Birth

Posted on Oct 5, 2012 in
The Face of Birth

Background Filmed over 3 years from Alice Springs to London, The Face of Birth is an independent documentary about pregnancy, childbirth, and the power of choice. It was co-directed by Gavin Banks (Good Eye Deer) and Kate Gorman (BabyBanksia P/L). The film was released in Australia and New Zealand in March 2012 with over 100 […]

Bathing Franky

Posted on Oct 5, 2012 in
Bathing Franky

PROJECT This micro-budget independent feature film was shot over twenty days in and around the Hunter Valley, NSW, in December 2009. Good Eye Deer’s Gavin Banks worked tirelessly with Owen Elliot to get the most creative yet economical coverage for each scene, while maintaining a visual look that belies the small budget.  This is a […]

The Unspoken

Posted on Sep 27, 2012 in
The Unspoken

PROJECT Award winning director, Jason van Genderen and Good Eye Deer’s Gavin Banks joined forces to create The Unspoken, which won second place at TROPFEST on Feb 20, 2011. The Unspoken has gone on to win many more awards and receives success due to its raw honesty, compelling narrative, and elegant imagery.

HOOKED

Posted on Sep 22, 2012 in
HOOKED

PROJECT Olivia Olley’s foray into documentary film making began with this short film, HOOKED, (2010). Olivia was fascinated that an underground body suspension culture not only exists, but lives strong in many cities around the world. Inspiration to document the process of body suspension came from the famed artist, Stelarc. After seeing images of Stelarc’s […]

LOCKOUT DOCUMENTARY

Posted on Sep 21, 2012 in
LOCKOUT DOCUMENTARY

Brief Using limited time and resources (8 days) create a high production-value look for the historical documentary: The Great Australian Lockout. Create a compelling one hour TV documentary for the History Channel.