CinefestOZ acknowledges the Wardandi, Piblemen, Menang and Yawuru people, the spiritual and cultural custodians of this land on which we live and work. We honour and respect the significant role First Nations people play in our community and in guiding us and allowing our festival to flourish.
John Harvey – Short Film Jury Chair
SF Jury Member
John Harvey is a writer, director and producer across film and theatre. For film he has written and directed WATER (ABC) and OUT OF RANGE (SBS), as well as KUTCHAS CARPOOL KOORIOKE (dir./prod.), SPEAR (prod.), SAND – THE TURNING (prod.) and OFF COUNTRY (co-dir./co-prod.). His multi-channel video installation work, CANOPY, was commissioned by Australian Centre for Moving Image. In theatre works include HEART IS A WASTELAND (writ), A LITTLE PIECE OF HEAVEN (dir.), BLACK TIES (co-writ.) and MY LOVER’S BONES (prod). John is the Creative Director of Brown Cabs.