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GussThePond
Firstname/Profession
Guss
Director / Editor
12 Plus years Experience
Sydney, Auckland, Adelaide, Brisbane, Christchurch, Hong Kong, Madrid, Melbourne, Perth, Queenstown, Singapore, Wellington
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Represented: 19/10/17

Bio

An award-winning multidisciplinary filmmaker who leads teams through the production of innovative concepts and engaging stories across multiple platforms.

Directorial works have been distributed online, broadcasted across various countries and screened at festivals worldwide – reaching audiences in the tens of millions.

Since 2001, producing creative content such as online viral videos, TVCs, features, short-films, music videos, television specials and promos, as well as websites, apps and games for WEB and WAP; collaborating with clients such as Optus, Telstra, Über, CBA, MTV, Pizza Hut, Sony, Universal, Warner, ABC, Bankwest, Virgin and others.

Expertise

After Effects Logic Pro Photoshop Premiere Pro

Recent Employment

Senior Director | Editor / 2016 / Emotive

Creative Producer / 2012 – 2014 / Digital Turbine APAC

Content Manager / 2008 – 2011 / MIA

Industries I know well

Film,
Advertising
Branded Content
Mobile Content
Music.

Mediums I know well

TV
Cinema
Online
Mobile

Honours & awards

WINNER

- Best Cinematography in a Music Video at the MVMU 2011

FILM FESTIVALS

Official Selections with "A Private Session":
- 2016 Bogotá Short Film Festival – Fanático Freak Fantástico (Colombia)
- 2017 Macabro Macabro Horror Film Festival (Mexico)
- 2017 Big Terror Film Festival (USA)
- 2017 Cardiff Short Film Festival (UK)

Qualifications

Australian Film Television and Radio School: Graduate Certificate in Visual Effects, 2012 - 2012

Australian Pacific College: Diploma of Management, 2009 - 2011

JMC Academy: Diploma of Popular Music And Performance, 2008 - 2009

Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul: Bachelor with Honours in Advertising, Communication and Media Studies, 2001 - 2004

Activities and Societies: Tutor of Experimental Film Production for Journalism from 2002-2004.

Languages

English, Portuguese

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