Wayne Pashley

Wayne Pashley

Company Director at Big Bang Sound Design
Sound Designer, Actor, Audio Post-Production, Dialogue Editor, Filmmaker and Re-Recording Mixer

Sydney, Australia

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About Wayne

Wayne Pashley is a Sydney based supervising sound editor, sound designer, and re-recording mixer, whose feature film credits include Australian and International titles. Starting his career in sound at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation during the early 1980's, he worked exclusively in drama and on many of the acclaimed mini-series of that time, including Captain James Cook, The Boy in the Bush and Great Expectations.

In 1987, Wayne moved into a freelance career as a sound designer, and in 1993 opened the doors to his own sound studio, Big Bang Sound Design, with his partner Libby Villa. Since then he has worked with some of the finest directors and producers in the film industry, and contributed to the soundtracks of over 65 feature films including Peter Weir's “Greencard” and “Fearless”, George Miller's “Babe” and “Happy Feet” movies and “Mad Max: Fury Road”, Zack Snyder’s “Legend of the Guardians - The Owls of Ga’Hoole”, and Phil Lord & Chris Millers “The Lego Movie”.

A multi award winning supervising sound editor/Re-recording Mixer, Wayne has garnered four AFI/AACTA awards for his work on Bill Bennett’s “Kiss or Kill” and “In a Savage Land”, Baz Luhrmann’s “The Great Gatsby”, and George Miller’s “Mad Max: Fury Road”.

Among many other awards that range from Best Artistic Contribution at the Montreal World Film Festival to multiple Australian Screen Sound Guild, and Motion Picture Sound Editors awards, his proudest moment came just recently, when he was the supervising sound editor on the Oscar winning soundtrack of “Mad Max: Fury Road”.

Wayne recently completed work as the supervising sound editor, sound designer and re-recording mixer on Warner Bros “The Lego Batman Movie” and “The Lego Ninjago Movie”, and is currently engaged on Abe Forsythe upcoming feature film “Little Monsters”.




Credits

  • Little Monsters

    Little Monsters (2018)
    Film Sound department

  • It's Not About the Sex

    It's Not About the Sex (2016)
    Film Sound department

  • Gods of Egypt

    Gods of Egypt (2016)
    Film by Alex Proyas (Adventure and Fantasy) Sound department Set, the merciless god of darkness, has taken over the throne of Egypt and plunged the once peaceful and prosperous empire into chaos and conflict. Few dare to rebel against him. A young thief, whose love was taken captive by the god, seeks to dethrone and defeat Set with the aid of the powerful god Horus. Written by James Pasier

  • Dirt Cheap

    Dirt Cheap (2015)
    Film by Brian Trenchard-Smith (Comedy) Sound department Travel agent, Chad Tully, a native Australian living in New York, is faking it till he makes it until he finds himself the tour guide in his home town of Wally Creek after a clients vacation booking goes seriously wrong.

  • The Madness of Max

    The Madness of Max (2015)
    Film by Tim Ridge (Documentary) Sound department The Madness of Max is a feature-length documentary on the making of arguably the most influential movie of the past thirty years. With over forty cast-and-crew interviews, hundreds of behind-the-scenes photographs and never-before-seen film footage of the shoot, this is without a doubt the last word on Mad Max (1979).Interviews include: George Miller, Byron Kennedy, Mel Gibson, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Steve Bisley, Roger Ward, Joanne Samuel, David Eggby, Jon Dowding and many more. From the Producers to the Bike Designers to the Traffic Stoppers, this is the story of how Mad Max was made.

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
    Film by George Miller (Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Sound department An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and almost everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be able to restore order. There's Max, a man of action and a man of few words, who seeks peace of mind following the loss of his wife and child in the aftermath of the chaos. And Furiosa, a woman of action and a woman who believes her path to survival may be achieved if she can make it across the desert back to her childhood homeland. Written by Production

  • The Water Diviner

    The Water Diviner (2014)
    Film by Russell Crowe (Drama and War) Sound department After the Battle of Gallipoli, in 1915, an Australian farmer, Connor (Russell Crowe), travels to Turkey to find his 3 missing sons. While staying at a hotel in Istanbul, he meets Ayshe (Olga Kurylenko), the hotel manager. And tries to find a way to Gallipoli. Written by lament

  • The Animal Condition

    The Animal Condition (2014)
    Film by Michael Dahlstrom (Documentary) Sound department Four friends learn about animal farming on an unforgettable road trip. Written by Anonymous

  • The Lego Movie

    The Lego Movie (2014)
    Film by Christopher Miller (Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy and 2 More) Sound department The LEGO Movie is a 3D animated film which follows lead character, Emmet a completely ordinary LEGO mini-figure who is identified as the most "extraordinary person" and the key to saving the Lego universe. Emmet and his friends go on an epic journey to stop the evil tyrant, Lord Business. Written by DeAlan Wilson www.ComedyE.com

  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby (2013)
    Film by Baz Luhrmann (Drama and Romance) Sound department An adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's Long Island-set novel, where Midwesterner Nick Carraway is lured into the lavish world of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby. Soon enough, however, Carraway will see through the cracks of Gatsby's nouveau riche existence, where obsession, madness, and tragedy await. Written by Anonymous

  • Woody

    Woody (2013)
    Film (short) by Stuart Bowen (Animation, Drama, Fantasy and Music) Sound department Ever since he was a child, Woody has dreamt of playing piano. The problem is that he only has wooden paddles for hands. Stuck in a job he doesn't want, he dreams of being a concert pianist. His dreams are big, but they're about to get out of hand. Written by Stuart Bowen

  • Happy Feet Two

    Happy Feet Two (2011)
    Film by Gary Eck (Animation, Comedy, Family and Musical) Sound department Mumble the penguin has a problem: his son Erik, who is reluctant to dance, encounters The Mighty Sven, a penguin who can fly! Things get worse for Mumble when the world is shaken by powerful forces, causing him to brings together the penguin nations and their allies to set things right. Written by Anonymous

  • Lego Star Wars: The Padawan Menace

    Lego Star Wars: The Padawan Menace (2011)
    TV Movie by David Scott (Animation, Family, Fantasy and Sci-Fi) Sound department, Actor Ian,a young boy,Commander Cody and Yoda must go to rescue the secret battle plans.However,when substitute teacher C-3PO and a class of padawans go too,things become more complicated....

  • Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole

    Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)
    Film by Zack Snyder (Animation, Adventure and Fantasy) Sound department Soren, a young barn owl, is kidnapped by owls of St. Aggie's, ostensibly an orphanage, where owlets are brainwashed into becoming soldiers. He and his new friends escape to the island of Ga'Hoole, to assist its noble, wise owls who fight the army being created by the wicked rulers of St. Aggie's. Written by Anonymous

  • Uninhabited

    Uninhabited (2010)
    Film by Bill Bennett (Horror and Thriller) Sound department Harry and Beth wanted a different kind of holiday. So they chartered a boat to drop them off on a remote coral island on the Great Barrier Reef. Paradise? The island was idyllic, surrounded by a wide reef, covered in palms and full of birds and other wildlife. It was small and totally deserted. Or was it? After snorkelling, making out and having fun, the young lovers soon come to believe that there is someone else on the island. Things go missing from their camp and then they discover someone else's footprints in the sand. At first amused, this becomes disturbing as they realize the island has a ghost! From paradise, the holiday quickly turns into a nightmare of arguments and mistrust... Inspired by actual events. Written by Anonymous

  • Glenn Owen Dodds

    Glenn Owen Dodds (2010)
    Film (short) by Frazer Bailey (Comedy) Sound department Michael Radcliffe was catching the bus this morning, like he does every day of his everyday life. He didn't expect to have a five-minute sit-down with God, Glenn Owen Dodds that is, a mysterious man who claims to be God. Could he really be God? He seems to know an awful lot about Michael Radcliffe. But what kind of God looks like a hapless mug punter with a frightful filing system? But, then again, how does Glenn Owen Dodds know the meaning of life? Written by Anonymous

  • Daybreakers

    Daybreakers (2009)
    Film by Peter Spierig (Action, Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Sound department In a world 10 years into the future, vampires make up the vast majority of the population with only 5% of the human race remaining. This presents particular challenges as the vampires' food supply - human blood - is dwindling and rationing is now the norm. There is growing evidence that vampires deprived of an adequate blood supply are themselves evolving into wild, vile creatures that attack anyone and anything in order to survive. Dr. Edward Dalton, a vampire and hematologist who works for a pharmaceutical firm, has been working on finding an artificial blood supply that will meet the vampire society's needs. He is sympathetic to humans and sees his work as a way of alleviating their suffering but his views on finding a solution change considerably when he meets someone who found a way to transform himself from being a vampire to again take human form. Written by garykmcd

  • Australia

    Australia (2008)
    Film by Baz Luhrmann (Adventure, Drama, Romance and War) Sound department In northern Australia at the beginning of World War II, an English aristocrat inherits a cattle station the size of Maryland. When English cattle barons plot to take her land, she reluctantly joins forces with a rough-hewn stock-man to drive 2,000 head of cattle across hundreds of miles of the country's most unforgiving land, only to still face the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by the Japanese forces that had attacked Pearl Harbor only months earlier. Written by Anonymous

  • September

    September (2007)
    Film by Peter Carstairs (Drama) Sound department Set in the Australian wheat-belt in 1968, SEPTEMBER is a character driven film about two 15 year old boys - one black, one white - whose friendship begins to fall apart under the stress of a changing world. The film is about the boys trying to hold their friendship together in spite of the pressures imposed upon them by a turbulent social and political climate. Written by Serena Paull

  • The Final Winter

    The Final Winter (2007)
    Film by Jane Forrest (Drama and Sport) Sound department As the winds of change sweep across the rugby league landscape, Grub Henderson (Matt Nable) defiantly stands among all others as the embodiment of those before him. Foreign codes of business are tearing at the fabric of loyalty that exists between Grub's club and family. He collides head-on with an administration eager to bury him, and battles against his brother and coach's betrayal. At home his wife is troubled by the transformation of the man she married, and his children are left wanting for their father. In a bid to cling to his self-worth, Grub bitterly swallows his pride and bargains for his future. As the game that provides him an identity crumbles, he finds acceptance in the man he could be. The cast features Matt Nable, Matthew Johns, Nathaniel Dean ('Candy', 'Walking on Water'), John Jarratt ('Wolf Creek'), Raelee Hill, Michelle Langstone, Conrad Coleby and Kate Mulvany. Written by Anonymous

  • Razzle Dazzle: A Journey Into Dance

    Razzle Dazzle: A Journey Into Dance (2007)
    Film by Darren Ashton (Comedy and Music) Sound department A man wants to make a difference in the world of dance.

  • Happy Feet

    Happy Feet (2006)
    Film by Warren Coleman (Animation, Comedy, Family and Music) Sound department This is the story of a little penguin named Mumble who has a terrible singing voice and later discovers he has no Heartsong. However, Mumble has an astute talent for something that none of the penguins had ever seen before: tap dancing. Though Mumble's mom, Norma Jean, thinks this little habit is cute, his dad, Memphis, says it "just ain't penguin." Besides, they both know that, without a Heartsong, Mumble may never find true love. As fate would have it, his one friend, Gloria, happens to be the best singer around. Mumble and Gloria have a connection from the moment they hatch, but she struggles with his strange "hippity- hoppity" ways. Mumble is just too different--especially for Noah the Elder, the stern leader of Emperor Land, who ultimately casts him out of the community. Away from home for the first time, Mumble meets a posse of decidedly un-Emperor-like penguins--the Adelie Amigos. Led by Ramon, the Adelies instantly embrace Mumble's cool dance moves and invite him to party with... Written by Anthony Pereyra <hypersonic91@yahoo.com>

  • Hat mua roi bao lau

    Hat mua roi bao lau (2005)
    Film by Thanh Nghia Doan (Drama) Sound department A gorgeous young woman endures the wrath of her strict family and fellow villagers when she becomes pregnant out of wedlock and refuses to name the father. 17 years later, her son strives to learn the truth about his birth and the mystery surrounding the disappearance of his long-missing mother. Written by Anonymous

  • Thunderstruck

    Thunderstruck (2004)
    Film by Darren Ashton (Comedy) Sound department The time is 1991. The location is Sydney. The event is AC/DC's Razor Edge Tour. And in the thick of the mosh pit are five boys: Sonny, Ben, Lloyd, Sam and Ronnie, having a pearler of a time. When the concert concludes, the boys head on up to the VIP room...and are promptly thrown out. They then proceed out the back alleyway and by sheer chance, owing to a poster of former AC/DC member Bon Scott, the boys escape a near-death experience. Thinking Bon is sending them a message, they sign a contract which says the first to die will be buried by the other four next to Bon in Fremantle Cemetery. Twelve years on, the boys have gone their separate ways. Sonny is a stay-at-home without a job, Sam has been passed between several jobs, Lloyd is into unsavoury activities involving drugs, Ben is a supermarket worker, and Ronnie - perhaps the only successful one - is a jingle creator. Pity his wife Molly is divorcing him but she's only interested in herself and her music. Some of the boys keep in ... Written by CapDac

  • Paradise Found

    Paradise Found (2003)
    Film by Mario Andreacchio (Biography and Drama) Sound department Paris, 1880. Paul Gauguin is a successful financier. He lives in Paris with his wife Mette and their four children. But when his passion for painting becomes a mission to revolutionize art, Gauguin must unleash the savage within himself. To do so he gives up his job and comfortable lifestyle, leading his family into a downward spiral of poverty and travels to Tahiti. His voyages take him even further from his beloved family and teach him the true meaning of the word sacrifice. What price must he pay in order to pursue his dream? Written by Aline

  • The Nugget

    The Nugget (2002)
    Film by Bill Bennett (Comedy) Sound department 'The Nugget' is a tale about a group of three roadworkers who stumble upon the world's biggest nugget, and become instant millionaires - or so they think. The roadworkers are mates from way back, and each weekend they go out to an old goldmining site hoping to strike it rich. Each weekend they come back with nothing but a hangover. But then everything changes when they discover the world's biggest nugget - worth many millions of dollars. Written by Nugget Films Pty Ltd

  • The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course

    The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course (2002)
    Film by John Stainton (Action, Adventure, Comedy and Family) Sound department Aussie adventurer Steve Irwin aka The Crocodile Hunter has avoided the death-roll and nabbed another feisty croc, hoping to save it from poachers. What Steve doesn't know is that the crocodile has innocently swallowed a top secret US satellite beacon, and the poachers are actually American special agents sent to retrieve it. Crikey! In the Outback and through the bush with his wife Terri's ever-present commentary ringing out over the countryside ("That was a close one, Steve!"), the Crocodile Hunter is out to save the gorgeous croc and relocate him. It won't be easy, but if he can handle bird-eating spiders and venomous snakes without getting bitten, gun-wielding agents shouldn't be too much of a problem. Written by Press kit

  • Counterstrike

    Counterstrike (2002)
    TV Movie by Jerry London (Action, Adventure, Thriller and Drama) Sound department A Secret Service agent and his brother, a reckless ATF agent, try to stop a group of extreme right-wing U.S. military mercenaries, led by a fanatic Taiwanese vixen, who hijack the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner with the U.S. and Chinese presidents on board with the aim to steal China's nuclear codes to arm China's ICBM missiles to use as bargaining chips for their personal crusade against China. Written by Anonymous

  • Heroes' Mountain

    Heroes' Mountain (2002)
    TV Movie by Peter Andrikidis (Drama) Sound department On 30th July 1997 at Thredbo Australia 18 people where buried alive by a landslide. One of those men, Stuart Diver, managed to stay alive. With the rescuers working tireless to find survivors Diver was trying to let them know that he was alive, buried under the rubble. After a massive 65 hours in the freezing temperatures, wearing only his under wear, Stuart Diver was the only person to be pulled from the rubble. Written by The Tallman <jono33@hotmail.com>, Kristy Harvey

  • Tempted

    Tempted (2001)
    Film by Bill Bennett (Thriller) Sound department A deadly thriller set in New Orleans, about a wealthy businessman, Charlie Le Blanc, who discovers that he only has a short time to live. As he prepares to will his fortune to his beautiful, adoring young wife, Lilly, he begins to wonder if she really deserves it. In order to test her loyalty, he befriends a handsome young man, Jimmy Mulate, and offers him $40,000 to tempt his wife. Jimmy refuses at first, until he meets Lilly, then he's hooked. He makes his play for her and she refuses; she really is loyal to her husband Charlie. But when Charlie's secretary tells Lilly about the scheme she becomes infuriated, invites Jimmy back to her house, and sleeps with him. Unbeknownst to the lovers, Charlie has had a surveillance expert wire the house, and now he knows everything. When Charlie confronts Jimmy and asks if he has anything to report, Jimmy says "no", because he has fallen in love with Lilly. He has now become a pawn in this deadly game between husband and wife. Charlie then ... Written by Ary Luiz Dalazen Jr. <ajr@fortalnet.com.br>

  • Walk the Talk

    Walk the Talk (2000)
    Film by Shirley Barrett (Comedy) Sound department A well-meaning but misguided talent agent uses his paraplegic girlfriend's government compensation to fund his quest to resurrect a faded club singer's career.

  • Mr. Accident

    Mr. Accident (2000)
    Film by Yahoo Serious (Comedy) Sound department A very clumsy man and his UFO-obsessed girlfriend discover a plan made by his boss to market eggs laced with nicotine.

  • Kick

    Kick (1999)
    Film by Lynda Heys (Drama) Sound department A champion high school rugby player has a secret desire to be a ballet dancer, having spent 11 years in ballet school. Seizing an opportunity to audition for a local company's presentation of "Romeo and Juliet", he nonetheless fears what will happen to his reputation if the other kids in his school find out. Adding the practices to his already burgeoning schedule quickly starts to create problems with his friends, his teachers, his coach, his play director, and his ballet partner. Of course, it all comes together on the stage of the Sydney Opera House. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

  • In a Savage Land

    In a Savage Land (1999)
    Film by Bill Bennett (Adventure and Drama) Sound department Two anthropologists married to each other go to an island off of Papua New Guinea for field research in pre-World War II. Eventually the war breaks out and many lives are disrupted and complicated. Written by Ken Papai

  • The Real Macaw

    The Real Macaw (1998)
    Film by Mario Andreacchio (Family and Adventure) Sound department An ancient talking macaw named Mac becomes the saving grace for an elderly man threatened with a nursing home, when it is discovered that the talking bird knows the whereabouts of a buried treasure from its days with a pirate. His grandson decides to go off on the hunt only to discover that a resort now exists where the treasure is buried. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

  • Babe: Pig in the City

    Babe: Pig in the City (1998)
    Film by George Miller (Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family and 1 More) Sound department After Babe's great victory in the shepherding contest, Farmer Arthur Hoggett turns down all offers to make money with his pig's talents. But when he gets hurt severely in the well, his wife has to take up farming. She does her best but cannot meet the bank's requirements, which results in the necessity of getting back to Babe. Soon, Esme Hoggett is sitting in a plane headed for "the" city. There, Babe unwillingly causes deep trouble. He has to stay with Mrs. Hoggett in the only hotel in town that accepts pets. Friendly neighbours send officials who catch all animals from the hotel: Cats, dogs, chimpanzees and many others. Babe, who managed to stay free, decides to help his new friends and gets unexpected help - not only by Ferdinand, who flew all the way to the city. Written by Julian Reischl <julianreischl@mac.com>

  • Oscar and Lucinda

    Oscar and Lucinda (1997)
    Film by Gillian Armstrong (Drama and Romance) Sound department In mid-1800s England, Oscar is a young Anglican priest, a misfit and an outcast, but with the soul of an angel. As a boy, even though from a strict Pentecostal family, he felt God told him through a sign to leave his father and his faith and join the Church of England. Lucinda is a teen-aged Australian heiress who has an almost desperate desire to liberate her sex from the confines of the male-dominated culture of the Australia of that time. She buys a glass factory and has a dream of building a church made almost entirely of glass, and then transporting it to Bellingen, a remote settlement on the north coast. Oscar and Lucinda meet on a ship going to Australia; once there, they are for different reasons ostracized from society, and as a result "join forces" together. Oscar and Lucinda are both passionate gamblers, and Lucinda bets Oscar her entire inheritance that he cannot transport the glass church to the Outback safely. Oscar accepts her wager, and this leads to the events that ... Written by M.E. Nelson

  • Under the Lighthouse Dancing

    Under the Lighthouse Dancing (1997)
    Film by Graeme Rattigan Sound department The story of 6 friends who journey to an island off the coast of Australia for the weekend. Two of them (Emma and Harry) announce that they intend to get married, but have made no plans, nor do they have a proper license. Emma also announces that she is very ill, and all she wants is a wedding. The other four friends then try to find a way to make it all happen... Written by Bijou <Bijou@AppliedIS.com>

  • Kiss or Kill

    Kiss or Kill (1997)
    Film by Bill Bennett (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Sound department Two young scam artists rob their drugged victims after the woman is picked up in bars and taken to a hotel room. The only problem is that their latest victim dies. Looking at his stuff, they suddenly find a video tape with a former athlete sexually involved with a young boy. The woman contacts the athlete and sets off a series of murders in which they are incriminated and a chase across Australia led by the athlete, the police, and an aborigine tracker. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

  • Paradise Road

    Paradise Road (1997)
    Film by Bruce Beresford (Drama, History and War) Sound department The group of women from different countries and social levels are prisoners in a Japanese POW camp, where one of them, Adrienne, who is a graduate of the Royal Academy of Music, organizes a vocal band in spite of their guards resistance. Written by Anonymous

  • Children of the Revolution

    Children of the Revolution (1996)
    Film by Peter Duncan (Comedy and Drama) Sound department Few knew that Stalin spent his last night in the arms of a young Australian woman. Few still knew that their "love-child" brought Australia to the brink of civil war. Until now ... Written by Anonymous

  • Cosi

    Cosi (1996)
    Film by Mark Joffe (Comedy, Drama, Music and Romance) Sound department Lewis is a young Sydney amateur theater director at his first experience: he is offered a job with a Governmental program for the rehabilitation of mentally ill patients in a Sydney institution for mentally ill. His project is overrun by one of the patients Roy who wants to put on stage Cosi Fan Tutte (Mozart). None of the patients in the cast is able to sing and none of them knows Italian which is the language of the libretto. Through a lot of difficulties Lewis and his cast develop a deep understanding. The play smartly adapted for the unusual cast is finally produced: lots of unforeseen situations solved 'a la crazy way'but indeed brilliantly. Great success and sad farewell of the director from his cast. Written by Lorenzo Matteoli <matteoli@iinet.net.au>

  • Shooting the Breeze

    Shooting the Breeze (1996)
    Film (short) by Christina Andreef (Drama) Sound department

  • Babe

    Babe (1995)
    Film by Chris Noonan (Comedy, Drama and Family) Sound department Farmer Hoggett wins a runt piglet at a local fair and young Babe, as the piglet decides to call himself, befriends and learns about all the other creatures on the farm. He becomes special friends with one of the sheepdogs, Fly. With Fly's help, and Farmer Hoggett's intuition, Babe embarks on a career in sheepherding with some surprising and spectacular results. Written by Kathy Li

  • Dallas Doll

    Dallas Doll (1994)
    Film by Ann Turner (Comedy) Sound department A feisty independent golf player wreaks havoc in a suburban Sydney home by attempting to seduce every member of the family.

  • Fearless

    Fearless (1993)
    Film by Peter Weir (Drama and Thriller) Sound department After a terrible air disaster, survivor Max Klein emerges a changed person. Unable to connect to his former life or to wife Laura, he feels godlike and invulnerable. When psychologist Bill Perlman is unable to help Max, he has Max meet another survivor, Carla Rodrigo, who is racked with grief and guilt since her baby died in the crash which she and Max survived. Written by Reid Gagle

  • The Custodian

    The Custodian (1993)
    Film by John Dingwall (Drama) Sound department Det. Quinlan has left his alcoholic wife, sprouting a bloom of insecurity, anger and self-motivation within him to expose the corrupt police force that surrounds him. He abandons his 'straight' life to partner in crime with his co-worker, Det. Church, in order to get on the inside of the circle of double-agents. He sides privately with a reporter, Reynolds, and an Internal Affairs lawyer, Ferguson, to expose them to the press. Once they have gathered enough information, all the corrupt police, including the newly recruited Quinlan are arrested. Ferguson then works to get Quinlan a reduced sentence for helping them. Written by kwedgwood@hotmail.com

  • Love in Limbo

    Love in Limbo (1993)
    Film by David Elfick (Comedy) Sound department 1950's. Gawky teenager Ken Riddle has a wealth of sexual knowledge, but has yet to lose his virginity. Ken is forced to join the workforce after he's thrown out of school for selling explicit drawings to students. At work Ken befriends the rowdy Barry and clashes with his uptight superior Arthur. Meanwhile, smooth ladies man Max Wiseman courts Ken's attractive and available mother Gwen. Written by Woodyanders

  • Reckless Kelly

    Reckless Kelly (1993)
    Film by Yahoo Serious (Comedy) Sound department "Reckless Kelly is the Australian Robin Hood". Kelly is a bank robber, a pop-culture hero and video shop owner. This modern story tells how he is furious when a Japanese company wants to buy his band's farm. Written by Kornel Osvart <kornelo@alphanet.hu>

  • Lorenzo's Oil

    Lorenzo's Oil (1992)
    Film by George Miller (Drama) Sound department Until about the age of 7, Lorenzo Odone was a normal child. After then, strange things began to happen to him: he would have blackouts, memory lapses, and other strange mental phemonenons. He is eventually diagnosed as suffering from ALD: an extremely rare incurable degenerative brain disorder. Frustrated at the failings of doctors and medicine in this area, the Odones begin to educate themselves in the hope of discovering something which can halt the progress of the disease. Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

  • Strictly Ballroom

    Strictly Ballroom (1992)
    Film by Baz Luhrmann (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Sound department Scott Hastings is a champion caliber ballroom dancer, but much to the chagrin of the Australian ballroom dance community, Scott believes in dancing "his own steps". Fran is a beginning dancer and a bit of an ugly duckly who has the audacity to ask to be Scott's partner after his unorthodox style causes his regular partner to dance out of his life. Together, these two misfits try to win the Australian Pan Pacific Championships and show the Ballroom Confederation that they are wrong when they say, "there are no new steps!" Written by Rowena Young

  • Till There Was You

    Till There Was You (1991)
    Film by John Seale (Adventure, Drama and Romance) Sound department

  • Green Card

    Green Card (1990)
    Film by Peter Weir (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Sound department George Faure is a Frenchman who has been offered a job in the U.S. But in order to get the job he must obtain a work permit - green card, and the easiest way is to marry an American. Bronte Parrish is a New Yorker who is a keen horticulturist and just found the perfect flat with its own greenhouse. Unfortunately the flat is for married couples only. A marriage of convenience seems the ideal solution to both problems. To convince the immigration officers they are married for love, they must move in with each other. As the mismatched couple attempt to cope with life together, they start to fall in love. Written by Sami Al-Taher <staher2000@yahoo.com>

  • Bangkok Hilton

    Bangkok Hilton (1989)
    Television (Drama and Thriller) Sound department The story of Kat Stanton (Kidman), an Australian woman searching for her father who, whilst travelling back from London to Australia via Thailand, makes friends with Arkie Ragan (Ehlers), a photographer. Kat is tricked into carrying some luggage through Thai customs for Arkie, only for the police to find drugs in his bag. Kat is sentenced to spend time in the horrific "Bangkok Hilton" prison, where she makes friends with fellow inmate Mandy Engels (Smithers), who has been sentenced to death. Whilst she endures the terrible conditions inside, Kat's lawyer Richard Carlisle (Weaving) and ex-patriot Hal Stanton (Elliott) battle with the authorities to have her freed. Written by Jonathan Broxton <j.w.broxton@sheffield.ac.uk>

  • Luigi's Ladies

    Luigi's Ladies (1989)
    Film by Judy Morris (Comedy) Sound department, Editorial department

  • Great Expectations: The Untold Story

    Great Expectations: The Untold Story (1987)
    TV Movie by Tim Burstall (Drama) Editorial department This very different version of the Charles Dickens timeless story set in the mid-19th century follows the adventures of Magwitch, the escaped convict who forced the young Pip to hide and steal for him in the first part of the story. Then it settles to Magwitch's wonderings through Europe and his journey to Australia where it shows the means he used to become a wealthy gentleman and the reasons he decided to become Pip's benefactor. Written by Anonymous

  • Tusitala

    Tusitala (1986)
    Television (Drama) Editorial department

  • Flight Into Hell

    Flight Into Hell (1985)
    Television (Adventure and Drama) Sound department

Awards

  • THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE - CAS AWARD NOMINEE: Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing
    (2017)

  • THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE - AACTA AWARD NOMINEE – Best Sound
    (2017)

  • THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Best Film Sound Mixing
    (2017)

  • THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Best Film Sound Design
    (2017)

  • THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2017)

  • THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Members Choice Award
    (2017)

  • GODS OF EGYPT - AACTA AWARD NOMINEE – Best Sound
    (2017)

  • IRON SPYDER - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound for a Short Fiction Film
    (2017)

  • MAD MAX: FURY ROAD - ACADEMY AWARD WINNER – Best Achievement in Sound Editing
    (2016)

  • MAD MAX: FURY ROAD - AACTA AWARD WINNER – Best Sound
    (2016)

  • MAD MAX: FURY ROAD - BAFTA AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound
    (2016)

  • MAD MAX: FURY ROAD - MPSE GOLDEN REEL AWARD WINNER: Best Sound Editing
    (2016)

  • MAD MAX: FURY ROAD - MPSE GOLDEN REEL AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound Editing – Dialogue and ADR
    (2016)

  • THE WATER DIVINER - ASSG AWARD WINNER: Best Film Sound Design
    (2015)

  • THE WATER DIVINER - ASSG AWARD WINNER: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2015)

  • THE WATER DIVINER - ASSG AWARD WINNER: Members Choice Award
    (2015)

  • THE WATER DIVINER - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Best Film Sound Mixing
    (2015)

  • MAD MAX: FURY ROAD - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Best Film Sound Mixing
    (2015)

  • MAD MAX: FURY ROAD - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound Design
    (2015)

  • MAD MAX: FURY ROAD - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2015)

  • MAD MAX: FURY ROAD - CAS AWARD NOMINEE: Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing
    (2015)

  • MAD MAX: FURY ROAD - HPA AWARD NOMINEE: Outstanding Sound – Feature Film
    (2015)

  • MAD MAX: FURY ROAD - San Diego Film Critics Society Award: Best Sound Design
    (2015)

  • THE LEGO MOVIE - CAS AWARD NOMINEE - Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Motion Pictures – A
    (2015)

  • THE LEGO MOVIE - MPSE GOLDEN REEL AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound Editing: Animated Feature
    (2015)

  • THE GREAT GATSBY - AACTA AWARD WINNER – Best Sound
    (2014)

  • THE GREAT GATSBY - ASSG AWARD WINNER: Best Film Sound Mixing
    (2013)

  • THE GREAT GATSBY - ASSG AWARD WINNER: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2013)

  • WOODY - ASSG Awards Winner: Best Sound for an Animation Short
    (2013)

  • HAPPY FEET 2 - ASSG Awards Nominee: Best Sound Design
    (2012)

  • HAPPY FEET 2 - ASSG Awards Nominee: Best Film Sound Mixing
    (2012)

  • HAPPY FEET 2 - ASSG Awards Nominee: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2012)

  • LEGEND OF THE GUARDIANS - ACCTA Award Nominee: Best Sound
    (2012)

  • LEGEND OF THE GUARDIANS - MPSE GOLDEN REEL AWARD NOMINEE Best Sound Editing: Animated Feature
    (2011)

  • LEGEND OF THE GUARDIANS - Independent Film Awards Winner: Best Sound
    (2011)

  • LEGEND OF THE GUARDIANS - ASSG Awards Winner: Best Sound Design
    (2011)

  • LEGEND OF THE GUARDIANS - ASSG Awards Nominee: Best Film Sound Mixing
    (2011)

  • LEGEND OF THE GUARDIANS - ASSG Award Nominee: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2011)

  • DAYBREAKERS - ASSG Awards Winner: Best Film Sound Mixing
    (2010)

  • DAYBREAKERS - ASSG Awards Nominee: Best Sound Design
    (2010)

  • DAYBREAKERS - ASSG Awards Nominee: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2010)

  • HAPPY FEET - ASSG AWARD WINNER: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2010)

  • AUSTRALIA - MPSE GOLDEN REEL AWARD NOMINEE Best Sound Editing: Sound Effects, Foley, Dialogue and AD
    (2009)

  • AUSTRALIA - AFI AWARD NOMINEE BEST SOUND FEATURE FILM
    (2009)

  • AUSTRALIA - SATELLITE AWARD NOMINEE
    (2009)

  • AUSTRALIA - AUSTRALIAN SCREEN SOUND GUILD AWARD WINNER: FEATURE FILM SOUNDTRACK OF THE YEAR
    (2009)

  • HAPPY FEET - MPSE GOLDEN REEL AWARD NOMINEE Best Sound Editing Feature Film Animation
    (2007)

  • BRIDE OF SILENCE - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound Design
    (2005)

  • BRIDE OF SILENCE - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2005)

  • THE NUGGET - ASSG AWARD WINNER: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2005)

  • THUNDERSTRUCK - AFI AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound
    (2004)

  • THUNDERSTRUCK - ASSG AWARD WINNER: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2004)

  • TEMPTED - ASSG AWARD WINNER: Best Sound Mixing
    (2003)

  • TEMPTED - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2003)

  • WALK THE TALK - ASSG AWARD NOMINEE: Soundtrack of the Year
    (2000)

  • IN A SAVAGE LAND - AFI AWARD WINNER: Best Sound
    (1999)

  • IN A SAVAGE LAND - ASSG AWARD WINNER: Soundtrack of the Year
    (1999)

  • BABE 2-PIG IN THE CITY - MPSE GOLDEN REEL AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound in a Feature Film
    (1998)

  • OSCAR AND LUCINDA - AFI AWARD WINNER: Best Sound
    (1998)

  • OSCAR AND LUCINDA - ASSG AWARD WINNER: Best Achievement in Dialogue Editing – Feature Film
    (1998)

  • OSCAR AND LUCINDA - MPSE GOLDEN REEL AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound Editing Sound
    (1998)

  • BANGKOK HILTON - MPSE GOLDEN REEL AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound Editing Television Series
    (1998)

  • KISS OR KILL - AFI AWARD WINNER: Best Sound
    (1997)

  • KISS OR KILL - MONTREAL WORLD FILM FESTIVAL , WINNER "BEST ARTISTIC CONTRIBUTION "
    (1997)

  • KISS OR KILL - ASSG AWARD WINNER: Best Sound
    (1997)

  • CHILDREN OF THE REVOLUTION - AFI AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound
    (1996)

  • BABE - MPSE GOLDEN REEL AWARD WINNER: Best Sound Editing Dialogue and ADR – Animated Feature
    (1995)

  • BABE - MPSE GOLDEN REEL AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound Editing Foreign FILM
    (1995)

  • STRICTLY BALLROOM - BAFTA AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound
    (1993)

  • STRICTLY BALLROOM - AFI AWARD NOMINEE: Best Sound
    (1991)

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