Sydney Film School
Sydney Film School (SFS) develops well-rounded filmmakers, courageous in their endeavours, curious and open to life's marvels. In 2014 students from 17 different countries attended SFS, taking the diversity to a total of 42 countries, extending the SFS community.
Sydney Film School since 2004 produces over 100 impressive short films every year (134 films in 2014) across both the Diploma and Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media courses. These films are consistently of a high quality as demonstrated by the success at film festivals internationally.
The SFS community is bound together through its love of stories and the desire to understand the planet we share. Its renowned holistic approach to learning builds prepared graduates ready to prosper in an ever-changing art form.
The Making of
Chris Sebastian Joys
Director - AuthorRead more
Chris passion for writing and photography merge in the art of film making. In India, he directed and produced documentaries for TV and web and worked as a Producer for Discovery Channel. He came to Sydney Film School to refine his love for storytelling and his previous film "Kalon" won an audience award for best film at the 21st Sydney Film School Festival.
Director of PhotographyRead more
He is a Sydney based cinematographer. Since enrolling in Sydney Film School in 2012, he has shot more than 15 short films and music videos, and has worked as a cinematographer on a few feature films. During Sydney Film School's 21st festival in December 2014, Quais received the Best Cinematography award, and his short film was awarded Best Thesis.
Producer - EditorRead more
Born and raised in the Philippines, he began filmmaking in 2010 by writing, producing, directing and editing a short film, "The Innocent", that earned him a spot in a country-wide search for young film talent. He produced two short films and edited five others and was awarded Best Editor at the 21st Sydney Film School Festival.
Production DesignerRead more
She graduated from Sydney Film School in 2014. Prior to studying at the Film School she gained a Bachelor of Arts from Sydney University majoring in Art History and Film. During her studies she worked as the production/costume designer in a short film "On Hold" which got her an award for best production design at the 21st annual Sydney Film School Festival.
Camera OperatorRead more
He is Swedish Filmmaker who brings together his love for travelling and nature through the films he makes. He produced, directed and shot a documentary "From Above" about Aerial Cinematography and how using aerial cinematography could further accentuate the cause of saving the Tarkine forest in Tasmania.