Entertainment

Geoffrey is best known for his creative work in Australian television and cinema advertising. His international television award credits include a Silver Lion from Cannes, a Gold Mobius from the USA and the ITT Global prize for best corporate TV campaign. His Australian TV and radio awards include FACTS, MADC and Gold Stylus. He has been twice awarded South Australia’s top award, the coveted AADC Gold Chair.

Geoffrey has extensive experience filming all over the world, including the game parks of South Africa, Botswana and Chobe Game reserve. He has shot his own commercials in Los Angeles and throughout Australia, from Rainbow Valley near Alice Springs to Ayers Rock, Katherine and Kakadu. He produced the short wild life film Territory Discoveries for The Northern Territory Tourist Commission.

Geoffrey established Reedcomm Entertainment in 2007 to concentrate on developing feature films and narrative driven screen content for internet based entertainment. In 2011 the company moved in to the new Adelaide Studios complex.

Filmography

2011 WRITING FOR FILM – AUSTRALIAN WRITERS GUILD – SAFC
Selected for shortlist of emerging screenwriters for a 4 day workshop held at Adelaide Festival Centre

AADC AWARDS
Awards for Direction, Art Direction and Production Design ‘Excellence in Creativity for web/digital/other PDA’ and a ‘Craft Award for Excellence in Visual Design in Online/Wireless category CIBO Espresso.

2010 FROG AND SHAZZA – AN ADELAIDE LOVE STORY – Screenplay for
a romantic comedy short film for January SAFC Short Film
Fund 2010.

SUDAN DOWN UNDER – Dramatized documentary of a Sudanese family of refugees living in Adelaide. Researching Project for development.

2009 AFGHAN INVADERS - Screenplay for short action adventure film based on a true story. Completed.

SAAB GRIFFEN – Animated corporate brand story for SAAB systems. A global project for defense weapons systems based on the mythological Griffen – Half lion/ half eagle creature. In production.

STORY SHARPENER – STEPHEN CLEARY 2 DAY WORKSHOP Adelaide.

PAINT IT RED – Music Video for Adelaide United Football Club.

FLOTILLA FOR KIDS – Corporate video and animated TV commercials for Annual Charity Event of the Rotary Club of Adelaide

ST.ANDREWS SCHOOL – Screenplay for School Corporate film
Production completed.

PANDAMONIUM – Screenplay for animated short film in conjunction with Anifex.

STREAM TEAM – 22 Webcast Vignettes - Vox pops by international wine scientists for global HR campaign.

DRINKING UPSTREAM – Corporate film featuring wine makers and scientists from AWRI - The Australian Wine Research Institute.

SAM OF AFGHANISTAN – Feature Film screenplay about the first Australian in Afghanistan. (First Draft)

STORY SEMINAR MELBOURNE – Robert McKee Master class on art of storytelling.

AUSTRALIAN WRITERS GUILD - NATIONAL SCREENWRITERS CONFERENCE – BAROSSA VALLEY

2008 THREE BEARS – Panda Bear animated television commercial series for Boileau.

WATERSHED - Feature film screenplay based on the true story of Jorn Utzon the Sydney Opera House.

NO HAWKERS – Original screenplay for a short, dark comedy film about taking revenge on sales intruders.

ARISTA DEVELOPMENT - ADAPTATION WORKSHOP - March 2008

ARISTA DEVELOPMENT - SHORT DOCUMENTS WORKSHOP - March 2008

2007 STELVIN KLEIN – original screenplay for a short comedy
about a man who invents an opener for screw caps that pops like a cork.

BORNEO’S LOST WORLD – Treatment for a Documentary hosted by environmental crusader and Australian of the year, Tim Flannery. Story involves the search following sightings of a mysterious bi-pedal primate man/ape.

ARISTA WORKSHOP - DEVELOPING LOW-BUDGET FEATURES –
October 2007

ARISTA WORKSHOP - DEVELOPMENT FOR PRODUCERS – October 2007

AFTRS – FINANCING SCREEN PROJECTS – PRODUCERS – June 2007

REEDCOMM ENTERTAINMENT – establishes new production company at South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide.

TERRITORY DISCOVERIES – A Short comedy film commissioned by The Northern Territory Tourist Commission. Project involved compilation and editing of Australia’s most dramatic wildlife footage and creating character voices for over 20 animal characters.