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Chad O’Brien – Wirun
Director | Wirun
Chad O’Brien, was born and raised in Perth and has been involved in a range of films and web series both on screen and behind the camera. Chad travelled to Singapore to train as an actor and, before returning to Australia, he performed in film and theatre across South-East Asia. The collaborations and experiences Chad had with these international artists, practitioners and storytelling styles have significantly influenced his work as a director.