Bio

Beverley Callow 2013

recently completed studying the BA Screen at the Australian Film Television & Radio School AFTRS Sydney November 2017

 

Hate Dance (2017) 15 mins | drama 

written and directed by Beverley Callow, produced by Eero Heinonen, in post-production

a film about a mixed race couple in Sydney, and dance

 

Man Shark (2017) 20 secs | noir 

written and directed by Beverley Callow, #killthefintrade campaign with 72andsunny, Sea Shepherd & AFTRS

selected to screen at Semi Permanent, Carriageworks Sydney

 

The Salt Maiden (2014) 15 mins | mystery 

written by Donna Cameron, directed and produced by Beverley Callow, filmed on Coochiemudlo Island, Moreton Bay, Queensland

a woman moves to an island to overcome her mysterious fear of drowning but to cross the strait, she must put her life in the hands of the ferryman

World Premiere Cannes Court Métrage 2014, Australian Premiere Lines In the Sand Festival, North Stradbroke Island, QLD 2014, Actors Anonymous Film Festival Sydney 2014, Girls Together Outrageously 2014 Melbourne, Trispace Gallery Film London 2014Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival France 2015, Best Short Film, Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Port Stephens Film Festival 2014, Best Film, Coasties Film Festival 2015

 

Happy Anniversary (2010) 4 mins | mobile phone 

written by Nicky Davis, directed by Stephen Carnell, produced by Beverley Callow, a controversial film about a women’s sexual abuse by a priest when she was a child

presented at a forum at the NSW Parliament House in 2012 to change legislation to allow victims of sexual abuse to receive fairer compensation from the Catholic Church

Official Selection Mobile Screenfest Sydney 2010 – Best Actress, Official Selection, Movil Film Fest Spain 2010 – Best Script & Best Actress, Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market France 2012, Official Selection,Festival International des Très Courts in Paris 2012 and screened in 70 cities across the world, Official Selection Filmvideo Montecatini, Italy 2012, Official Selection, Best Film Festival 2016

 

Love Buttons (2009) 17 mins | silent film 

written, directed and produced by Beverley Callow, a collaboration with mime artist, James Daley and saxophone player, Lee Hardisty about a pink bicycle-riding button salesman’s journey to find true love

Coasties Film Festival 2009 – Honourable Mention, judges Margaret Pomeranz & Don McAlpine

 

Other

 

Emerging Producer’s Scheme, Screen Producers Australia, 2011

Australian Director’s Guild student member, 2015 –

WIFT NSW Committee Member, 2014-2015

WIFT NSW Social Media Coordinator, 2015-2016

WIFT VIC Board Member, 2011-2013

Hacksaw Ridge, 2nd Unit Production Secretary, 2015-2016

Blue Murder: Killer Cop, Production Attachment, 2016

Tropfest 25, Filmmaker and Industry Liaison, 2017

Tropfest 25, Organiser of the Tropfest 25 Craft Awards, 2017