wa screen awards

Murdoch filmmakers win nine WASAs

July 5th, 2016

Owen Beck with his two WASAs

Murdoch University staff and alumni were big winners at last night’s Western Australian Screen Awards (WASAs) securing nine gongs across a variety of categories.

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Alumni profile: Kimberley roots a career boost for filmmaker

March 6th, 2015

Documentary maker Vicky Biorac counts working on Baz Luhrmann’s film Australia and television drama Home & Away among her career achievements. But it was her strong desire to tell indigenous stories through documentary that led her to return to her remote hometown of Kununurra after several years chasing the big time in Sydney. “My move […]

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Documentary about Rottnest celebrates world premiere

October 10th, 2014

Murdoch University filmaker Jeff Asselin in Amman Jordan

A documentary by Murdoch University filmmakers, Jeffory Asselin and Glen Stasiuk, covering the penal history of Rottnest Island has had its world premiere in the middle-east in Amman, Jordan.

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WASA win for Rottnest prison documentary

July 16th, 2014

A documentary co-written and produced by Murdoch University filmmakers Glen Stasiuk and Jeffory Asselin won the award for Outstanding Achievement in the 'Feature Film – Factual' category at the recent WA Screen Awards (WASAs).

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Film students scoop industry prize

September 19th, 2013

Two Murdoch students have impressed local film critics, with their efforts recognised at the recent WA Screen Awards.

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