Melanie Brunt

2019 Judge


Feather Films



Short bio

Melanie Brunt is a multi-award winning producer of quality, character-driven productions across fiction, animation and documentary categories through her company Feather Films. Her films including The Orchestra, Dugong and Lessons from the Night have won more than fifty awards, screened at more than 150 festivals including Sundance, Tribeca, Karlovy Vary, Edinburgh, Sitges and MIFF and been nominated for four AFI/AACTA Awards. Melanie also works as line producer on Australian film and television productions like The Divorce and Chris Liley’s Ja’mie: Private Shcool Girl. She was a producer on the award-winning ABC iView series Wrong Kind of Black for Princess Pictures.