Jim Robison | Producer
Jim Robison studied a Bachelor of Commerce and has been working in the film and TV industry for over ten years and has worked on over one hundred Feature Films, Short Films, TV commercials, Music Videos, Web & TV Series. He was the Co-Founder of Bronte Pictures based at Fox Studios and prior to that he worked on major Studio films like Hacksaw Ridge, The Great Gatsby & Mad Max: Fury Road. Jim worked for over a decade in various BTL roles in Production & Art Departments before moving to setup his own company and focus on his career as a creative Producer. The last 3 years has seen Jim dedicate his time completely to the development and production of his own projects. He has just produced his second Feature Film 'The School' directed by Storm Ashwood which is set for release early 2018 and is selling at Toronto International Film Festival, and screening at the American Film Market and Berlin International Film Festival and Cannes in 2018. 'The School' is also official selection of Monsterfest Film Festival which is Australia's largest horror/thriller film festival and Byron Bay Film Festival 2018. Jim is now heading into Pre-Production for his third Feature Film this year and has two more Feature Films slated for production in 2019. Jim has collectively raised over 12 million dollars AUD in finance of feature films; working with the Producer offset unit at Screen Australia, leading Post Production Companies and Headgear Films in the UK. Jim regularly attends film markets at AFM, Cannes and Toronto and has been invited by leading Australian film schools to lecture to film students. View his IMDB Page here.
Kurt Martin | Director & Writer
Kurt Martin is a Director and Writer from Sydney, Australia. He studied Law at the Sydney University, as well as earning a Bachelor of Commerce from Macquarie University. Kurt then went on to complete a Diploma of Film and Television Production at TAFE, and then on to an Advanced Diploma at Sydney Film School, majoring in Directing & Screen-Writing. Kurt has directed several Short Films, many of which have been nominated at International Film festivals. He has directed numerous TVC's, Music Videos, Web series and Pilot TV series, as well as working on several Feature Films as Assistant Director (1st/2nd) including Teenage Kicks, The School, Out Of The Shadows (with budgets totalling $8 Million). Kurt’s body of work has received numerous international nomination's including Switzerland International Film Fetival, Schnit Shorts, Tokyo Lift Off, Mumbai Navi International Film Festival and Los Angeles Lift Off Film Festival. His screenplay writing has also been short-listed for the world’s most prestigious screenplay competition's, including the International prestigious BlueCat ScreenPlay Competition. Kurt is a member in the Director's Chapter in the Australian Director’s Guild and the Australian Film Institute / Australian Academy of Cinema, Television and the Arts (AACTA). View his IMDB Page here.
David Bradley | Head of Creative Development
David began his film career as an Art Department assistant at the Australian Film Television & Radio School (AFTRS), helping senior students design and build their major project sets. From there he quickly moved into working on some of Australia’s highest grossing and highly viewed TV shows including The Voice, Beauty & The Geek & MasterChef, as well as critically acclaimed Films such as Felony (2013 starring Joel Edgerton, Jai Courtney & Melissa George). His creative talents did not go unnoticed in the film production world, as he now brings endless enthusiasm, insight and support to the Lunar Pictures production team, where he also worked on the highly anticipated features film The School (2017).
Aron Walker | Head of Marketing & Publicity
Aron Walker studied a Bachelor of Visual Arts at Newcastle University majoring in Graphic Design. After earning his degree moved from Newcastle to Sydney to further study film, website development and marketing, before launching his earlier entrepreneurial career in the hospitality industry and in 2008 owned and operated In Situ Restaurant Bar located in Manly on Sydney's prominent Manly Beach. By 2015 Aron had increased annual turnover by 400% to $3M per annum. After selling the business he has pursued his creative career in the film industry and has since been working with Lunar Pictures on their last film The School in Pre-Production assisting with marketing and website development. Aron now works for Lunar Pictures and heads up the marketing department.
Aggie Switala | Co - Producer
Agnieszka Switala completed her Master of Digital Media at the University of New South Wales and since then has worked on many productions. In 2012 she wrote, directed and produced a short Hard Land of Wonder which was nominated for the Best Short Film Award at the Maryland International Film Festival. She has assisted during the pre-production of a horror feature Love Of My Life (dir. Michael Budd). She produced 4D, a quirky Sci-Fi short screened at a number of international lm festivals, and the viral web-series Real Estate. Her short lm Mokwi: Brother was screened as part of a group exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney. She has recently been on the producing team of Out of the Shadows (2015) and The School (2017).
Myles Forster | Co - Producer (USA)
Myles Forster was born and raised in North West Queensland Australia. His passion for creation and expression made his journey extend further than his origins horizon. Coming to New York City over 10 years ago, he began his path into the film industry through acting. Studying at HB studios in NYC WestVillage. From NYC to LA he began Producing and Executive Producing features, shorts and web series. Now based in Atlanta, Georgia Myles begins a new chapter, with Lunar Pictures as a Co-Producer and the face of the North American Branch. Myles looks forward to bringing American films to Australia, and bringing Australian films to the USA.