Shad Newbolt has been a boxer for as long as he can remember, but something has changed. For the first time in his career he is gripped by fear. Shad’s manager is unconcerned by his fears and presses the point that he doesn’t just fight for himself and it would even more dangerous for him to quit. Stuck between a rock and a hard place, in his tormented mind Shad sees only one way out!
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Mug’s Game – The Film
Nine Miles Beautiful – Award winning short film about a young man seeking atonement with the broken family he blames himself for destroying. This film won the People’s Choice Award at three major film festivals in 2008: Bondi Short Film Festival, Brisbane International Film Festival (QSFC) and Mudgee International Short Film Festival (Mudfest). Directed by Marty Moynihan. Photographed by Jan Reichle
Gerald & Madeline – Tropfest Entry 2013 – Unrequited love is enough to burst anyone’s bubble!
This is the first of a planned series of 2-3 minute shorts revolving around Gerald and his ability to overcome daily obstacles that are unique to his particular genetic make up. His mother was a balloon artist and his father a chemical engineer. Gerald happened along the way!
Tough Love – Written and Produced by Peter Blackburn
Walking Off – Written and Produced by Peter Blackburn
Winner of the Mayor’s Award at the 2006 Heart of Gold Film Festival and Finalist in the Bondi Short Film Festival.