Victoria Wharfe McIntyre

Victoria Wharfe McIntyre at Wagtail Films
Screenwriter and Director

Sydney, Australia

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December 2011
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About Victoria

THE FLOOD - feature film trailer: ?v=0uv37qjCOik

Victoria's short films have screened in over 200 festivals and won over 70 International awards including BAFTA and AACTA. (2016 award and an inaugural and 2017 nomination)

Her film THE TELEGRAM MAN has played as part of the dawn service at ANZAC Cove Gallipoli for the last seven years including the 2016 special Centenary service. Regarded as a film of artistic, cultural and historical significance by the OSCARS Academy Awards Film Archive, THE TELEGRAM MAN is part of its permanent collection at the Pickford Centre in Hollywood and the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.

Victoria well understands the power of supported collaboration and has an established long term creative team anchored by the beautiful images of DOP Kevin Scott and remarkable scoring by Petra Salsjö; they are a multi award winning combination.

Their most recent short film MIRO, written and directed by Victoria, is a WWII Australian First Nations Western. It premiered at the 2017 Melbourne International Film Festival and Victoria was invited to participate in the Accelerator Lab for directors transitioning to feature films.

MIRO was also nominated for Best Short Film in the 2017 AACTA awards and in 2020 the Academy listed it as one of the best short films of the decade. Acknowledged as a film of national significance MIRO is held by the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.
Victoria’s debut feature THE FLOOD is an expansion of the themes and unique stylization of her short form work distributed by Madman Entertainment and XYZ Films.

THE FLOOD began a limited theatrical run December 2020 and appeared in David Stratton’s Best Films of 2020 piece for The Australian newspaper.

“An ambitious slice of Australian history... A formidable debut for director Victoria Wharfe McIntyre ...Beautifully photographed by Kevin Scott ...THE FLOOD is, in many ways spectacular...With her cartridge belt slung over her shoulder Jarah (Alexis Lane) is a formidable heroine indeed ....All the production values, including the beautifully illustrated credit titles, are first ambitiously conceived epic”

THE FLOOD was released across all VOD platforms in Australia 6th January 2020 and due to popular demand is extending theatrical across January/February 2021. THE FLOOD will be released in US/UK/Latin America in the next few months.


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