RECENT WORK

from Unless Pictures 



RIDE SHORTS

we’re executive producing 6 short films from diverse Qld creatives through the RIDE shorts program.


PREMEIRING AT BRISBANE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2021


RIDE Partners Screen Queensland, SBS, Madman Entertainment and The Post Lounge.




NO ORDINARY BLACK SHORTS

two short films shot in Alice Springs, produced by powerhouse Tanith Glynn-Maloney




EXECUTIVE PRODUCED WITH ORANGE ENTERTAINMENT CO.


Writer/Directors: Viviana Petyarre, Tanith Glynn-Maloney
Producers: Tanith Glynn-Maloney, Stephanie Westwood
EPs: Meg O’Connell, Dan Lake, Kurt Royan
Associate Producer: Jackson Lapsley Scott




RETROGRADE

a six-part narrative comedy about a group of 30-somethings drowning their sorrows in a virtual bar.


2020   ABC TV & IVIEW  WATCH

CO-PRODUCED WITH ORANGE ENTERTAINMENT CO.


Produced by Unless Pictures and Orange Entertainment Co.
Creators: Mark O’Toole and Meg O’Connell
Producers: Meg O’Connell, Dan Lake and Jackson Lapsley Scott
EPs: Meg O’Connell, Kurt Royan, Que Minh Luu and Andrew Gregory
Writers: Anna Barnes, Declan Fay, Michelle Lee and Meg O’Connell
Series Director: Natalie Bailey
with Pallavi Sharda, Illai Swindells, Maria Angelico, Esther Hannaford, Max Brown and Nick Boshier.









MODERN ANXIETY

a music video for UK recording artist Josef Salvat set entirely within the UI of an iPhone.


2019   SONY MUSIC UK   WATCH


Produced by Unless Pictures
Directors: Meg O’Connell & Joseph Salvat
Producers: Meg O’Connell & Jackson Lapsley Scott




TEMPLETON

a murder mystery set in an exclusive boarding school for the children of the elite, where the kids speak Latin, the uniforms are haute couture, and the dark secrets run deep.


2021  IN DEVELOPMENT WITH SNAPCHAT + SCREEN AUSTRALIA

CO-PRODUCED WITH ORANGE ENTERTAINMENT CO.










THE FUTURE

Unless Pictures is developing a slate of original work, supported by Screen Queensland Enterprise funding.




PREVIOUS WORK

 

before Unless


 

CONTENT

a seven-part comedy about a wannabe influencer’s rise to fame and the friendship she sacrifices to get there. all set on her iPhone.


Winner | Rose d’Or Social Media and Video Series 2020
Nominee | AACTA Best Online Series 2019
Nominee | International Emmy® Best Short-form Series 2019
Official Selection | Berlin Webfest 2019


2019   ABC IVIEW  WATCH  PRODUCED BY LUDO STUDIO

with Charlotte Nicdao, Gemma Bird Matheson
Writer: Anna Barnes
Producer: Meg O’Connell
Director: Daley Pearson, Walter Woodman 
EPs: Meg O’Connell, Que Minh Luu, Daley Pearson & Charlie Aspinwal


ROBBIE HOOD

a six-part series about a band of friends who steal from the rich to give to their mates — for a good cause!


Winner | AACTA Best Online Series Winner 2019
Winner | Berlin Webfest Best Online Comedy Series 2019
Winner | Screen Producers Australia Online Series of the Year 2019
Offical Selection | Canneseries 2019

2019   SBS ON DEMAND   WATCH  PRODUCED BY SINCE1788 PRODUCTIONS AND LUDO STUDIO 


Created by Dylan River & Tanith Glynn-Maloney
Writer: Dylan River & Kodie Bedford
Director: Dylan River
Producer: Tanith Glynn-Maloney, Meg O’Connell
EPs: Sue Masters, Daley Pearson & Charlie Aspinwal


DOODLES

a digital series bringing kids’ sketches to life


Winner | International Emmy® Award for Kids Digital 2016
Winner | Screen Producers Australia Online Series of the Year 2017


2018   ABC
  WATCH  PRODUCED BY LUDO STUDIO



GRACE, WHO WAITS ALONE

a slow feature about a woman caught between despair and delusion in a subtropical summer


‘beautifully minimalist & highly accomplished’ — Senses of Cinema
Best Script | Arte Non Stop Beunos Aires

Official Selection | Queensland Film Festival
Official Selection | Chicago Art House Film Festival


2016   GFS   TRAILER


We live and work on the unceded lands of the Jagera and Turbul people. We pay our respect to Elders past, present and emerging, and recognise the tens of thousands of years of storytelling that has taken place on this country.