What’s In Production
Below is a summary of what is in pre-production, principal photography and post-production.
Last updated 12 July 2021.
Project Title: Aussie Gold Hunters Season 8
Producer: Ingrid Longley
Production Company: Electric Pictures
Synopsis: In this eighth season, we re-join our hard-core crews of gold prospectors as they take the gamble of a lifetime to strike it big, deep in the wild west of outback Australia.
Project title: Ningaloo
Producer: Celia Tait
Production Company: Artemis Media
Synopsis: A lyrical and passionate exploration of Ningaloo – a haven for unique and endangered species, and one of the last pristine ecosystems on this planet.
Project Title: Avarice
Key creatives: Writer/Director John V Soto and Producer Tim Maddocks
Production Company: Filmscope Entertainment Pty Ltd.
Synopsis: A woman must rescue her husband, a cryptocurrency specialist, after he is abducted by two ex-soldier during a vicious home invasion.
Project Title: Sweet As
Key creatives: Writer/Director Jub Clerc, Executive Producer Robert Connolly, Producer Liz Kearney.
Production Company: Arenamedia
Project Title: Beyond the Stars
Key creatives: Briege Whitehead
Production Company: Whitespark Pictures
Synopsis: A virtual reality experience that is out of this world.
Project Title: Shipwreck Hunters Australia
Producers: Brendan Hutchens, Johnny Debnam, Executive Producer Steve Bibb
Production Companies: VAM Media and Terra Australis
Synopsis: A fearless ocean adventure team dives into one of the planet’s most spectacular and remote places, bringing to life epic shipwreck discoveries from Australia’s notorious Treasure Coast in this premium documentary series.
Project Title: Every Family Has a Secret Series 3
Producers: Celia Tait and Claire Forster
Production Companies: Artemis Media
Synopsis: Presented by Noni Hazlehurst this masterfully crafted observational documentary series follows every day Australians on a life changing journey, seeking out the hidden secrets within their families. Revealing dark pasts, lies and buries scandals, Every Family Has a Secret tells astonishing stories that will shock, move and captivate.
Project Title: How to Please a Woman
Producers: Tania Chambers and Judi Levine
Production Companies: Feisty Dame Productions and Such Much Films
Synopsis: 50-something Gina has an inspired business idea, however Gina must acknowledge her own appetite if she is to make a new life for herself.
Project Title: Outback Car Hunters
Producer: Nathan Gibbs
Production Companies: Catch & Release Pty Ltd.
Synopsis: Abandoned classic cars from all over the world are scattered right across the Aussie Outback and some are worth a fortune to those lucky enough to find them.
Project Title: Outback Truckers Season 9
Producer: Julia Redwood, Alan Hall
Production Companies: Prospero Productions
Project Title: Stage Changers
Producer: Ella Wright
Synopsis: Given one shot at glory, can four small town independent theatre makers scale up to make their first major international festival work? Or will their dreams come crashing down as the curtains fall?
Project Title: Blueback
Producer: Robert Connolly, Liz Kearney and James Grandison
Production company: Arenamedia
Synopsis: From Tim Winton’s acclaimed novella Blueback is a family films about the ocean, a beautiful ocean creature, and a young girl’s power to change the world.
Australia VS Anxiety
Production company: Joined Up Films
Synopsis: Celia Pacquola is on a mission to find out how anxiety is affecting Australia?
What Does Australia Really Think?
Production company: Joined Up Films
Synopsis: In this new documentary series, we’re going to investigate 3 of the most important issues affecting
the social fabric of our nation and find out if we can still claim to be the land of the fair go, or if we’re fast
becoming the land of the free-for-all.
Project Title: Facing Monsters
Producers: Frank Chidac, Chris Veerhuis, Susanne Morrison
Production Companies: Beyond West, Veerhuis Pictures.
Synopsis: A man wrestles with the dilemma that what defines him could also kill him.