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CLIENT LIST

  • Vice
  • Illusive
  • Mini
  • Liberation
  • City of Melbourne
  • Converse
  • City of Stonnington
  • Nike
  • Intel
  • Puma
  • Sony
  • Adidas
  • Eness
  • One Night Stand
  • Sound Halo
  • Oxfam
  • Universal Music
  • Smirnoff
  • Dew Process
  • Bombay Saphire
  • Mushroom Group
  • Dunlop Volley
  • Art Series Hotel Group
  • Dr Denim

ONE NIGHT STAND_The Stand For 24 Grand

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Jamie comes to us and says, “I’m thinking about standing in a glass box for 24 hours, Fact.” We say, “We could probably make up a video to go with that.” Jamie says, “That would be really cool. Can I be in it?” We say, “Of course.”

PROJECT

ONE NIGHT STAND
The Stand For 24 Grand

CLIENT

One Night Stand/Project: Project

CREDITS

Cast
Himself Jamie Green, Timer Felix Castaner, Mary Singleton Rachel Tate, Brian Crawley Bruce Barnes, Ms. Standing Ovation Faezeh Parkes, Lemonade Capitalist Lila Gillard, Shane Igby Chris Gillard, Barry King John Mangan, Tom Tom McCathie

Crew
DP David Rusanow, Camera Assist Karin Christensen, Music Jack Vanzet, Hair & Make-Up Kelsey Henderson, Art Department Abby E, Production Assist Bec Stielow

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Nassicaa Larsen! Vic Uni (Footscray) Cath Saunders Palais Theatre Neil Croker, Erin McMahon & Adrian Smith Richmond Boxing Gym Brad Berry Pete & Ross at Futsal For Life Madonna Smit Tammy Knox Jason Edwards Thomas Logan Tessa McKenna & Tamika Brown

SNAKADAKTAL_Hung On Tight

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Music Video

Taking an empty and/or clean house and making it messy was voted ‘old hat’ so we instead took a horribly messy house and made it clean(er) and then made it manageably messy again.

PROJECT

SNAKADAKTAL
Hung On Tight

CLIENT

Liberation

CREDITS

Cast
Boy Toby Wallace, Girl in Bed Bella Sweaney, Dancing Girl Bonnie Gill, Paramedics Julie Babin & Jess Brown, Early Morning Keys Mitchelle J Farina, Early Morning Drums Jarreau Farina, The Passed out People: Minnie Dunn Tammy Knox Jake Strasser Amy Stuart & Josh Swingler

Crew
DP David Rusanow, Steady Cam Glenn Clayton, Camera Assist Anthony Rilocapro, Gaffer Tom Savige, Art Director Tammy Knox, Art Department Melanie Koomen & Laura Wilson, Special Effects Make-Up Tristan Lucas, Production Assist Thomas Logan

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David & Chris McKenna Paulette at 330 & Giovanni Lorusso

MINI_The New Original Mini Dance Floor

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We partnered up with Vice and Mini to make a video centred around an incredible interactive dance floor designed and built by the geniuses at Eness.

PROJECT

MINI
The New Original Mini Dance Floo

 

CLIENT

Vice/Mini

CREDITS

Dancers
The Australian Ballet School: Isobelle Dashwood & Miyako Tamamura w/ Choreography by Leigh Rowles, Contemporary :Caroline Meaden & Geoffrey Watson, Culture Crew: Daniel Elia, Burn City: Kim Summer Kim Suree Emmy Pepper Natalie Pele Melita Spooner Seri Vida Pitman Andrea Abarca & Cat Pwiti, Free Form: Bobby Juliet Rankin Alice Glenn & Hazel Brown

Crew
DP Joel Betts & Sherwin Akbarzadeh, Producer Katy Roberts, Associate Producer/1st AD Ramona Telecican, Gaffer & B-Cam Hugh Turral, Best Boy Josh Turral, Cam Assists Anthony Rilocapro & Kirk Daly, Colourist Fergus Hally, Costume & Make-Up Kelsey Henderson, BTS Alex Watkins, Stills Danny Cohen, Prod Assists Rob Fearon Dani Leever & Michael Tillett

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Melbourne Pavillion Paris End Vision House Lite M Up Leigh Rowles Marcus Bennett Eness Chafia Brooks Dannii Petrovski Micah Ashley & Kathy Young

JOHN STEEL SINGERS_Common thread

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Music Video

In the audition process we had the pleasure of watching several grown men have a physical and mental breakdown. Peter Noble, needless to say, nailed it.

PROJECT

JOHN STEEL SINGERS
Common thread

CLIENT

Dew Process

CREDITS

Cast
Man Peter Noble, Pharmacist Susan Paterno, Smoking Guy Manny Singh, Store Customer Matt Scheurich, Kebab Customer Sanka Nanayakkara, Pharmacy Customers Anne-Maree Lee & Christopher James

Crew
1st AD Bastian Seitz, 2nd AD Paris Thomson, DP David Rusanow, Camera Assist Anthony Rilocapro, Gaffer Tom Savige, Art Director Tammy Knox, Hair & Make-Up Natalie Burley, SFX Lukas Schrank

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D & Steve at the Coburg Convenience Store Musa at Musa’s Kebabs Wan at Newton & Leung Pharmacy & Nani at Nile Kebab

MELBOURNE MUSIC WEEK_16th-24th Nov 2012

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Event Video

We produced a volume of video content for MMW in the year of 2012 and we were privileged enough to catch some amazing performances in the process.

PROJECT

MELBOURNE MUSIC WEEK
16th-24th Nov 2012

CLIENT

City Of Melbourne

CREDITS

Music
Thrupence ‘Synchronous Bloom’

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Ellery Ryan Jnr. Michael Longton David Rusanow Johann Rashid Tammy Knox

WORLD’S END PRESS_To Send Our Love

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Music Video

World’s End Press asked us to pull together a performance video with a nod to the performance clips of Pink Floyd and early rock an roll film aesthetics.

PROJECT

WORLD’S END PRESS
To Send Our Love

CLIENT

Liberation

CREDITS

Crew
DP’s David Rusanow & Sherwin Akbarzadeh, Data Wrangler Tim Morton, Grip Austin Haigh, Lighting Tech Tim Bright, Art Director Tammy Knox, Hair & Make-Up Natalie Burley, Production Assist Oliver Ramsay

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Meat Market Emma Beinke Ben O’Connor Lite M Up

MELBOURNE MUSIC WEEK_Where?House

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Event Video

In 2012, Melbourne Music Week asked us to visually hype a top secret and unseen venue. The single proviso. We were not allowed to shoot the actual location.

PROJECT

MELBOURNE MUSIC WEEK
Where?House

CLIENT

Marks The Spot/City of Melbourne

CREDITS

Crew
DP David Rusanow

Music
Gesaffelstein ‘Viol’

WASHINGTON_Limitless

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Music Video

It took us the good part of three weeks to plan and build a convincing elevator. Believe it or not, after all that prep time, our entire shooting time came in at an hour and a half. Go figure.

PROJECT

WASHINGTON
Limitless

CLIENT

Universal

CREDITS

Cast (In order of appearance)
Melissa, Madeline and Oliva Barrett, Steven Kwon, Amanda Ma, Jon Simpson

Crew
DP Joel Betts & Sherwin Akbarzadeh, 1st AD Paris Thomson, Light Mixer/Operator Tim Bright, Electric Hugh Turral, Colourist Cj Dobson, Costume Zohie Castellano, Hair & Make-Up Natalie Burley, Bts Alex Watkins, Stills Danny Cohen, Prod Assists, Katerina Capel , Matthew Eardley, Sebastian Fasolino, Michel Marondé, Michael Tillett

TY
Michael Longton Sarah Hickey & Thomas Logan

DUNLOP VOLLEYS_Land Meets Man

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Commercial

In celebration of the Volley range being recreated to its former glory, VICE and Volley invited us to fast-track this story into contemporary folklore.

PROJECT

DUNLOP VOLLEYS
Land Meets Man

CLIENT

Vice/Dunlop Volleys

CREDITS

Cast
Adrian Quist Paul Blenheim, Limo Man Giordano Gangl, Masseuse Susan Paterno, Coach John Achilles, Coaches Assistant Giuliano Ferla, Magicia Earl Francis

Crew
Co-Director Johann Rashid, DP David Rusanow, Original Score Thom Sullivan, Camera Assist Elena Board, Art Director Tammy Knox, Hair & Make-Up Natalie Burley, Production Assist Daniel Cahill

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Andrew Cohen The Wooden Boat Association Melbourne Bowling Club

NOZU_Emotion

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Music Video

We shot this video in agricultural slash murky-coastal South Werribee. We met some really cool people in the process whom we’ll undoubtedly see again. It was super-collaborative and by the end it really felt as though everyone owned a little piece of it.

PROJECT

NOZU
Emotion

CLIENT

Sensory Projects

CREDITS

Cast
Faded Rose Gayle Wallace, American Flag Andre Martinovici, Brisbane Lions Emile Awosoga, No Fear Micah Edmonds

Crew
Co-Concept Development Nicolaas Oogjes, DP David Rusanow, Art Director Tammy Knox, Art Department Laura Wilson, Hair & Make-up Daphne Shum, Catering Louise Klerks

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Jan & Don Higgins Garry at the Werribee South Milk bar Ramona Martinovici Rhonda & David Edmonds Julie Parker Kate & Holly at Talent Company of Australia Johann Rashid & Jason Edwards

MELBOURNE MUSIC WEEK_Immerse Yourself In Music

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Event Video

The 2011 MMW event was our foray into large scale festival videography. It was with this video that we first tested our ability to squeeze 9 full festival days into a 2 minute video.

PROJECT

MELBOURNE MUSIC WEEK
Immerse Yourself In Music

CLIENT

City Of Melbourne

CREDITS

Music
Thrupence ‘Wait Here, I’ll Go Get Help’

WASHINGTON_Neatly Stacked

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Music Video

Meg is always up for a bit of a challenge – knowing this, we approached her with an idea for a fictitious EPK.

PROJECT

WASHINGTON
Neatly Stacked

CLIENT

Universal

CREDITS

Cast
Johnny Tom McCathie, Beekeeper Francesca Waters, Band Alex Watkins & Benjamin Portas

Crew
DP David Rusanow, Sound Design James Finney, Art Director Tammy Knox, Field Sound Recorder Emma Albury, Hair & Make-Up Natalie Burley, Production Assist Melanie Gleeson

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George & Christine Watkins John Castle Hugo Atkins Louise Klerks

NEW GODS_On Your Side

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Music Video

Fact 3: Some people have a knack for moving in slow-motion.

PROJECT

NEW GODS
On Your Side

CLIENT

Liberation

CREDITS

Cast (In Order of Appearance)
Bridget Meredith Sam McGrath Nikolai Kotlarczyk Michael Longton Rosmary Cramp Tammy Knox Sebastian Robinson Heidi Valkenburg Nicole O’Grady Cailtlin Rawding Jason Edwards Orla Gallagher Thomas Logan Tamika Brown Tessa McKenna Laura Wilson Claire Feain Samantha Campbell Mitch Wouti Julia Kuypers Johnny Monk John Huntley

Crew
DP David Rusanow, Art Director Tammy Knox

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Duncan Campbell-Avernel Sarah Lewis Sam Miers Danial Oakman Amy Stuart Alex Watkins Gus Hervey

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