Frank Haines

2016 JUDGE

ROLE / ORGANISATION

Producer

Line Producer

Production Manager

LOCATION

NSW
Australia

SHORT BIO

Frank Haines has worked as a producer, co-producer or associate producer on many of the most successful documentaries produced in Australia over the past twenty-five years. Domestically, he has worked consistently with the two public broadcasters in Australia, and internationally on co-productions with SVT (Sweden), NDR (Germany), ITVS (US), Channel 4 (UK), Discovery Channel (US) and CICC (China). Films he has produced have won awards at the 2011 Chicago Film Festival, the Rose d’Or Festival in Lucerne, Switzerland, and Best Documentary Series at the 2010 AFI Awards. Dark Science (Johan Gabriellson and Warwick Thornton, 2007), a film he produced, has screened over all of Europe and was the highest-rating documentary screened in Sweden and Denmark in 2008. He most recently Line-produced Gillian Leahy’s Baxter & Me (2016).