Artist interview

Bold conservation: interview with Silent Forests filmmaker Mariah Wilson

Bold conservation: interview with Silent Forests filmmaker Mariah Wilson

Silent Forests is an intimate portrait of conservationists and activists who are fighting against all odds to stop forest elephant poaching in Africa's Congo Basin region. The director and producer, Mariah Wilson, answered a few questions for me about this investigative and heartfelt story.

Genuine curiosity: interview about indie documentary, Dog's Best Friend by Eryn Wilson

Genuine curiosity: interview about indie documentary, Dog's Best Friend by Eryn Wilson

Dog’s Best Friend is a documentary film that follows the journey of one man and his life's work, to rehabilitate man's best friend, one dog at a time. Filmmaker Eryn Wilson captures the complex relationship that Jacob Leezak has with the dogs in his care using observation and insight. He lets Jacob lead the story about the Canine Behaviour Expert Dog Psychology Centre and has produced a tender and personal film. I caught up with Eryn using the miracle of modern communication technology

"There was no script and no plan" - interview with indie filmmaker Julian Boshier about working with Head Like a Hole

"There was no script and no plan" - interview with indie filmmaker Julian Boshier about working with Head Like a Hole

Swagger of Thieves - the music documentary about iconic New Zealand band Head Like a Hole, is appearing at Melbourne Documentary Film Festival. I caught up with director and producer Julian Boshier to find out how this confronting, insightful, and emotional film came about.