Monday, September 21, 2009

The Inspiring Julian Shaw

Julian Shaw is the acclaimed young director of the feature doco Darling! The Pieter-Dirk Uys Story, which won him a British Film Institute Award and IF Independent Spirit Award.

Darling!, which Shaw commenced production on at the age of sixteen, was released theatrically in South Africa and won a Panorama Audience Award at the Berlin International Film Festival, as voted by 20,000 cinema-goers.

An AFI Award-winning film journalist, Shaw authored the groundbreaking photo novel Modern Odysseus.

Shaw wrote and directed the dramatic short Clearing the Air, starring AFI Winner Marcus Graham and AFI Nominee Rhys Wakefield. He also stars as All Black legend John Kirwan in the biographical drama All Blacks Don’t Cry.

Click here to listen to the interview with Julian Shaw.

Click here to read the SX article on Julian Shaw.

For the latest news on Julian, please visit http://www.julianshaw/

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